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Definition of the adjective anticlinal

What does anticlinal mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective

  1. sloping downward away from a common crest

Alternative definition of the adjective anticlinal

adjective

  1. [botany] Used to describe a type of cell division in a layer of cells that occurs perpendicular to the adjacent layer of cells
  2. [chemistry] Describing a torsion angle between 90° and 150°

Definition of the noun anticlinal

What does anticlinal mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: anticlinals

  1. [geology] A fold that is convex up and has its oldest beds at its core.

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Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Organic Chemistry (2009)

by John Daintith

H H H X X H H H H syn-periplanar X H H X H H H X H H synclinal X H H X anticlinal anti-periplanar H H H X H anticlinal H X X X H H H synclinal X Conformation: the conformations of a disubstituted ethane CH2XCH2X for rotation about the ...

Google previewA dictionary of science, literature and art, ed. by W.T. Brande assisted by J. Cauvin. ed. by W.T. Brande and G.W. Cox.3 vols (1865)

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be composed of strata which, on the two Bides, dip in opposite directions, the imaginary line that lies between them, towards which the strata on each side rise, is called the anticlinal axis. In a row of houses with steep roofs facing the south, the ...

Google previewAcademic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press

anticlinal bend Geology, a convex upward bend of rock strata in which one limb dips gently toward, and the other limb dips steeply away from, the ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Science, Literature, & Art (1875)

Comprising the Definitions and Derivations of the Scientific Terms in General Use, Together with the History and Descriptions of the Scientific Principles of Nearly Every Branch of Human Knowledge by William Thomas Brande, George William Cox

ANTICLINAL LINE be composed of strata which, on the two sides, dip in opposite directions, the imaginary line that lies between them, towards which the strata on each side rise, is called the anticlinal axis. In a row of houses with steep roofs ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Geomorphology (2013)

by Andrew Goudie

sinuous or island braided anastomosing channels cutoff sinuous or island braided anastomosing channels cutoff Flow Anticlinal uplift Flow anastomosing channels cutoff Anticlinal uplift ...

Google previewDictionary of Petroleum Exploration, Drilling & Production, 2nd Edition (2014)

by Norman Hyne Ph.D.

antialias filter or antialiasing filter see aliasfilter antibacterial agent see bactericide anticlinal nose a plunging anticline without closure (nose or structural nose) anticlinal theory an early and correct theory that petro- leum accumulates in the ...

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Anticlinal Meaning

Video shows what anticlinal means. Inclining or dipping in opposite directions.. Used to describe a type of cell division in a layer of cells that occurs ...

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