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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Sloping downward toward each other to create a trough.

Usage examples (31)
  • In addition to this technical difficulty, it was found that the Devonian synclinal, which is the geologic substructure of the region was disturbed by a tectonic anomaly...
  • The four great luminous sheaves forming the corners of the square are made up of rays curving together from each side into "synclinal" or ogival groups, each of which...
  • Concrete roofing tile is a flat or synclinal covering element with or without grooves.
  • Ecoregion 37 is a synclinal and alluvial valley lying between the Ozark Highlands (39) and the Ouachita Mountains (36). for more
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