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Record 1 2011-02-09

English

Subject field(s)
  • Tectonics
  • Geomorphology and Geomorphogeny
DEF

In salt tectonics, a local depression that develops as a border around a salt dome, as the salt in the underlying strata is displaced toward the dome.

OBS

rim syncline: term used at Natural Resources Canada - Earth Sciences Sector.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Tectonique
  • Géomorphologie et géomorphogénie
DEF

Synclinal annulaire entourant un dôme de sel ou un diapir.

OBS

synclinal bordier; dépression périphérique : termes en usage à Ressources naturelles Canada - Secteur des sciences de la Terre.

Spanish

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