• Definition for "monoclinal"
    • Having one oblique inclination; applied to strata that…
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monoclinal definition

  • adjective:
    • Having one oblique inclination; applied to strata that dip in only one way from the axis of elevation.
    • Having one oblique interest; -- applied to strata that dip in mere one path through the axis of level.
    • of a geological structure which all strata are inclined in identical path
  • others:
    • In geology, dipping in one single way: said of a zone of stratified rocks throughout that your strata all incline toward equivalent point for the compass.
  • noun:
    • A monoclinal fold or flexure. See I.
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