Definition of anticline noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

anticline

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈæntɪˌklaɪn//
 
(geology)
 
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an area of ground where layers of rock in the earth's surface have been folded into a curve that is higher in the middle than at the ends compare syncline
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