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isoclinal

isoclinal

adjective

  1. of or relating to equal direction of inclination; inclining or dipping in the same direction.
  2. noting or pertaining to an isoclinic line.
  3. Geology. noting or pertaining to a fold of strata that is of the nature of an isocline.

noun

  1. isoclinic line.

adjective

  1. sloping in the same direction and at the same angle
  2. geology (of folds) having limbs that are parallel to each other

noun

  1. Also called: isocline, isoclinal line an imaginary line connecting points on the earth’s surface having equal angles of dip

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