adjective see orogeny

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • orogenic — OROGÉNIC, Ă, orogenici, ce, adj. Care se referă la orogeneză, care este provocat, aparţine sau rezultă prin procesul de orogeneză, privitor la orogeneză; orogenetic. – Din fr. orogénique. Trimis de ionel bufu, 11.05.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  OROGÉNIC …   Dicționar Român

  • orogenic — See orogeny. * * * …   Universalium

  • orogenic — adjective of, related to, or caused by orogeny …   Wiktionary

  • orogènic — o|ro|gè|nic Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • orogenic — adj. of the formation of mountains; of orogeny …   English contemporary dictionary

  • orogenic — oro·gen·ic …   English syllables

  • orogenic — …   Useful english dictionary

  • orogenic belt — noun A usu elongated region of the earth s crust that has been subjected to an orogeny • • • Main Entry: ↑orogenesis …   Useful english dictionary

  • Appalachian orogenic belt — Mountain range that extends more than 1,860 mi (3,000 km) along the eastern margin of North America, from Alabama to Newfoundland. It was formed by the progressive eastward addition of material to the continental margin of North America. The… …   Universalium

  • Uralian orogenic belt — The Uralian orogenic belt is usually thought of as the boundary between Europe and Asia. It extends from the Aral Sea to Novaya Zemlya, and it includes the Ural Mountains, the Pay Khoy Ridge, and the Mughalzhar Hills of northwest Kazakhstan. Its… …   Wikipedia

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