• Definition for "monocline"
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monocline definition

  • noun:
    • A geologic construction which all layers tend in identical direction.
    • A unidirectional dip in strata which is not a part of an anticline or syncline
    • an individual flexure in otherwise flat-lying strata
    • A monoclinal fold.
    • Same as monoclinal.
    • a geological formation in which all strata are inclined in the same direction
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