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anticline

noun [C] uk   /ˈæn.ti.klaɪn/ us    /-t̬i-/ specialized
an upward, curved fold in the layers of rock in the Earth's surface
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in Chinese (Traditional) 背斜(褶皺構造中岩層向上拱曲的部分)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 背斜(褶皱构造中岩层向上拱曲的部分)…
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