Geanticlinal meaning

jēantiklīnəl
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Of, or having the nature of, a geanticline.
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(geology) An upward bend or flexure of a considerable portion of the Earth's crust, resulting in the formation of anticlinoria.
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Origin of geanticlinal

  • Ancient Greek the Earth + English anticlinal.

    From Wiktionary