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anticlinenoun [C]

 us   /ˈænt·ɪˌklɑɪn/
earth science a ​fold in ​layers of ​rock in the earth's ​surface which ​curves up
(Definition of anticline from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “anticline”
in Chinese (Simplified) 背斜(褶皱构造中岩层向上拱曲的部分)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 背斜(褶皺構造中岩層向上拱曲的部分)…
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