Pronunciation: (an"ti-klī-nôr'ē-um, -nōr'-), [key]
—pl. -no•ri•aPronunciation: (-nôr'ē-u, -nōr'-). [key] Geol.
a compound anticline, consisting of a series of subordinate anticlines and synclines, the whole having the general contour of an arch.
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