Sentence Examples


  • The particular bed marked EF has been entirely removed by denudation from the top of the anticline, and is buried deep beneath the centre of the syncline.
  • (I) The first is the great anticline of the Pennine Hills which dominates the northern half of England from the Scottish border to Derby.
  • Of England are the two Tertiary basins of London and Hampshire, separated by the dissected anticline of the Weald.
  • Where they dip away from the axis of movement the structure is termed an anticline or anticlinal fold; where they dip towards the axis, it is a syncline or synclinal fold.
  • (I-17) thrown into an anticline (AA') and syncline (BB').