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STRUCTURAL GRAIN [1 record]

Record 1 2009-09-29

English

Subject field(s)
  • Geology
CONT

By the late Permian, a mature continental setting had developed and the overall structural grain of the region was in place.

OBS

grain: A linear arrangement of roughly parallel ridges and valleys commonly displayed in regions of tilted sedimentary rocks.

OBS

structural grain: term used at Natural Resources Canada - Earth Sciences Sector.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Géologie
OBS

direction structurale; grain structural : termes en usage à Ressources naturelles Canada - Secteur des sciences de la Terre.

Spanish

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