Synclinorium



[sing-kluh-nawr-ee-uh m, -nohr-] /ˌsɪŋ kləˈnɔr i əm, -ˈnoʊr-/
noun, plural synclinoria
[sing-kluh-nawr-ee-uh, -nohr-ee-uh] /ˌsɪŋ kləˈnɔr i ə, -ˈnoʊr i ə/ (Show IPA), synclinoriums. Geology.
1.
a regional structure of general synclinal form that includes a series of smaller folds.
synclinorium
/ˌsɪŋklɪˈnɔːrɪəm/
noun (pl) -ria (-rɪə)
1.
a vast elongated syncline with its strata further folded into anticlines and synclines

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