eugeosyncline
noun Date: 1942 a narrow rapidly subsiding geosyncline usually with volcanic materials mingled with clastic sediments • eugeosynclinal adjective

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  • eugeosyncline — eugeosynclinal, adj. /yooh jee oh sing kluyn, sin /, n. Geol. a former marine zone, bordering an ocean basin, marked by very thick deposits of sediment in which the products of volcanic activity are associated with clastic sediments. [1940 45; EU …   Universalium

  • eugeosyncline — eu·geosyncline …   English syllables

  • eugeosyncline — eu•ge•o•syn•cline [[t]yuˌdʒi oʊˈsɪŋ klaɪn, ˈsɪn [/t]] n. gel a former marine zone, bordering an ocean basin, marked by very thick deposits of sediment in which the products of volcanic activity are associated with clastic sediments • Etymology:… …   From formal English to slang

  • eugeosyncline — “+ noun Etymology: eu + geosyncline : a narrow rapidly subsiding geosyncline usually with volcanic materials mingled with clastic sediments compare miogeosyncline * * * eugeosynclinal, adj. /yooh jee oh sing kluyn, sin /, n. Geol. a former marine …   Useful english dictionary

  • eugeosynclinal — adjective see eugeosyncline …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Internide — In geology, internides are the internal part of an orogenic belt, farthest away from the craton, which is commonly the site of a eugeosyncline during its early phases and is later subjected to plastic folding and plutonism. Also known as primary… …   Wikipedia

  • эвгеосинклиналь — Внутренняя высокопроницаемая часть подвижных зон, характеризующаяся накоплением мощных осадочных и вулканогенных толщ и проявлением магматизма. [Словарь геологических терминов и понятий. Томский Государственный Университет] Тематики геология,… …   Справочник технического переводчика

  • евгеосинкліналь — эвгеосинклиналь eugeosyncline Eugeosynklinale внутрішня, найбільш рухлива і насичена продуктами магматизму частина геосинклінальної системи, на відміну від зовнішніх, менш рухливих міогеосинклінальних зон (див. міогеосинкліналь), що примикають до …   Гірничий енциклопедичний словник

  • eugeosynclinal — (|)yü+ adjective : of the nature of or relating to a eugeosyncline …   Useful english dictionary

  • miogeosyncline — |mī(ˌ)ō+ noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary mi + geosyncline : a comparatively stable geosyncline in which sediments accumulate without contemporaneous volcanism compare eugeosyncline …   Useful english dictionary

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