Anticlinal

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  1. Pertaining to an anticline. CF: synclinal
  2. Inclining in opposite directions. Having or relating to a fold in which the sides dip from a common line or crest. Of or pertaining to an anticline. The opposite of synclinal. Webster 3rd
  3. The crest of an anticlinal roll may be the apex of a vein. Fay
  4. Said of strata assuming an arch-shaped form. Gordon
    Source: Dictionary of Mining, Mineral, and Related Terms


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