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" If a range of hills, or a valley, be composed of strata, which on the two sides dip in opposite directions, the imaginary line that lies between them, towards which the strata on each side rise, is called the anticlinal axis. In a row of houses with steep... "
Putnam's Home Cyclopedia ... - Page 15
by G.P. Putnam & Co - 1852
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Principles of Geology: Being an Attempt to Explain the Former ..., Volume 3

Sir Charles Lyell - Geology - 1833
...resembling the human. Etym., avBptatros, anthropos, a man, and popij>r1, morphe, form. ANTICLINAL Axts. If a range of hills, or a valley, be composed of strata,...row of houses with steep roofs facing the south, the slates represent inclined strata dipping north and south, and the ridge is an east and west anticlinal...
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Principles of Geology: Being an Attempt to Explain the Former ..., Volume 3

Sir Charles Lyell - Geology - 1833
...resembling the human. Etym., avOpwirof, anthropos, a man, and /IO/K/K/, morphe, form. ANTICLINAL Axis. If a range of hills, or a valley, be composed of strata,...row of houses with steep roofs facing the south, the slates represent inclined strata dipping north and south, and the ridge is an east and west anticlinal...
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Principles of Geology: Being an Inquiry how for the Former Changes ..., Volume 4

Sir Charles Lyell - Geology - 1834
...Having a form resembling the human. Etym., avBpmros, anthropos, a man, and futpipii, morphe, form. posed of strata, which on the two sides dip in opposite...row of houses with steep roofs facing the south, the slates represent inclined strata dipping north and south, and the ridge is an east and west anticlinal...
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Principles of Geology: Being an Inquiry how for the Former Changes ..., Volume 4

Sir Charles Lyell - Geology - 1835
...a man, and fiopipii, morpht, form. ANTICLINAL Axis. If a range of hills, or a valley, be cod' posed of strata, which on the two sides dip in opposite...row of houses with steep roofs facing the south, the slates represent inclined strata dipping north and south, and the ridge is an east and west anticlinal...
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Principles of geology, Volume 1

sir Charles Lyell (bart.) - 1835
...Having a form resembling the human. Etym., avSpanros, anthropos, a man, and iuop^ni, morphe, form. Axis. If a range of hills, or a valley, be composed of strata,...which the strata on each side rise, is called the anti clinal axis. In a row of houses with steep roofs facing the south, the slates represent inclined...
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Report of the Progress of the Geological Survey of ..., Volumes 1-2; Volumes 4-5

Virginia Geological Survey - Geology - 1836
...Zeolite family, also called Cubizite, of frequent occurrence in the Trap-rocks. Anticlinal Axis. — If a range of hills, or a valley, be composed of strata,...row of houses with steep roofs facing the south, the slates represent inclined strata dipping north and south, and the ridge is an east and west anticlinal...
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Annual Report on the Geological Survey of Pennsylvania, Volumes 1-6

Geological Survey of Pennsylvania - Geology - 1836
...permanently submerged beneath the waters of lakes- or seas. Etym. alluo, to wash upon. Anticlinal Axis. — If a range of hills, or a valley, be composed of strata,...side rise, is called the anticlinal axis. In a row of house* with steep roofs, facing the south, the slates represent inclined strata, dipping north and...
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Annual Report on the Geological Survey of Pennsylvania, Volume 2

Pennsylvania. State Geologist (1836-1841) - Geology - 1838
...permanently submerged beneath the waters of lakes or seas. Etym. alluo, to wash upon. Anticlinal Axis. If a range of hills, or a valley, be composed of strata,...row of houses with steep roofs facing the south, the slates represent inclined strata dipping north and south, and the ridge is an east and west anticlinal...
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Annual Report on the Geological Survey of Pennsylvania

geologocal survey of pennsylvania - Geology - 1838
...submerged beneath the waters of lakes or seas. Eiym. alluo, to wash upon. Anticlinal Axis. If a ranga of hills, or a valley, be composed of strata, which on the two sides dip in opposite directions, th.3 imaginary line that lies between them, towards which the strata on each side rise, is called the...
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A Technological Dictionary: Explaining the Terms of the Arts, Sciences ...

W. M. Buchanan - Science - 1846 - 755 pages
...war, LieuUnant-Col'nel to the Eul of Mar." ANTICLINAL, Or.fromitrr<,against,and xhvut. to incline. If a range of hills, or a valley, be composed of strata,...lies between them, towards which the strata on each rise, Is called the anticlinal aril. In a row of houses, with steep roofs, facing the south, the slates...
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