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Glossary of Terms & Definitions
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SynclineA fold in rock that resembles a trough or roughly a u-shape where the sides fold-in toward the younger layers in the center of the structure.
Photo: Barstow Syncline -- Rainbow Basin, Barstow, California
Also see MONOCLINE, ANTICLINE
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