Geanticline Definition

jē-ăntĭ-klīn
noun
A great upward folding of the earth's crust, larger and more complex than an anticline, commonly measured in tens or hundreds of miles.
Webster's New World
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Other Word Forms of Geanticline

Noun

Singular:
geanticline
Plural:
geanticlines

Origin of Geanticline

  • From Ancient Greek γῆ (gē, “earth”) + anticline.

    From Wiktionary

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