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bazhenovo deposit [1 record]

Record 1 2011-11-17

English

Subject field(s)
  • Geomorphology and Geomorphogeny
DEF

Which has the shape of a synform.

CONT

The ore zone at the Advocate mine in Newfoundland and the Bazhenovo deposit in Russia ... are annular in plan and synformal in cross-section.

OBS

synform: A structure formed by the downward bending of rock strata onto earlier and steeper folds of smaller size. Synforms are usually accompanied by antiforms, which are oppositely shaped.

PHR

Synformal structure.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Géomorphologie et géomorphogénie
CONT

La zone minéralisée à la mine Advocate à Terre-Neuve et le gisement de Bazhenovo en Russie [...] sont annulaires en plan et synformes en coupe transversale.

PHR

Structure synforme.

Spanish

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