- running in the direction of the plunge in surrounding rock strata; -- of valleys and streams. Opposite of anaclinal.
- of valleys and rivers; running toward the dip in surrounding rock strata
- Sloping: a descriptive term placed on a dip-slope; that is, a land-surface which employs the plunge of the underlying strata.
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