Sentence Examples

  • Hence the anticline noses out to the north and the syncline to the south.
  • Charniere anticlinale), the corresponding part of a syncline being the "trough-core" or "base," Y, fig.
  • The group of heights of South Wales, running on the whole from west to east, marks the outcrops of the Old Red Sandstone and Carboniferous strata which lie within a vast syncline of the Silurian rocks.
  • 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').