unconformable

  • 1 Unconformable — Un con*form a*ble, a. 1. Not conformable; not agreeable; not conforming. [1913 Webster] Moral evil is an action unconformable to it [the rule of our duty]. I. Watts. [1913 Webster] 2. (Geol.) Not conformable; not lying in a parallel position; as …

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  • 2 unconformable — I adjective discordant, discrepant, disparate, disproportionate, dissident, dissimilar, eccentric, inadjustable, inapplicable, inappropriate, incommensurate, incompatible, incongruent, incongruous, inconsistent, inconsonant, irreconcilable,… …

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  • 3 unconformable — [un΄kən fôr′mə bəl] adj. 1. not conformable or conforming 2. Geol. showing unconformity unconformably adv …

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  • 4 unconformable — adjective Date: 1594 1. not conforming 2. exhibiting geological unconformity • unconformably adverb …

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  • 5 unconformable — unconformability, n. unconformably, adv. /un keuhn fawr meuh beuhl/, adj. 1. not conformable; not conforming. 2. Geol. indicating discontinuity of any type in a stratigraphic sequence. [1585 95; UN 1 + CONFORMABLE] * * * …

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  • 6 unconformable — adjective Not conformable …

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  • 7 unconformable — adj. not conformable, inconsistent, not uniform; discontinuous in sequence of layers (Geology) …

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  • 8 unconformable — adjective Geology (of rock strata in contact) marking a discontinuity in the geological record, and typically not having the same direction of stratification. Derivatives uncomformably adverb …

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  • 9 unconformable — a. Irregular, dissimilar, unlike, incongruous, aberrant, exceptional, erratic …

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  • 10 unconformable — un·conformable …

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  • 11 unconformable — un•con•form•a•ble [[t]ˌʌn kənˈfɔr mə bəl[/t]] adj. 1) not conformable; not conforming 2) gel Geol. indicating discontinuity in a stratigraphic sequence • Etymology: 1585–95 un con•form′a•bly, adv …

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  • 12 unconformable — /ʌnkənˈfɔməbəl/ (say unkuhn fawmuhbuhl) adjective 1. not conformable; not conforming. 2. Geology denoting discontinuity of any type in stratigraphic sequence. –unconformability /ˌʌnkənfɔməˈbɪləti/ (say .unkuhnfawmuh biluhtee), noun –unconformably …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 13 unconformable — adj. 1 not conformable or conforming. 2 (of rock strata) not having the same direction of stratification. 3 hist. not conforming to the provisions of the Act of Uniformity. Derivatives: unconformableness n. unconformably adv. unconformity n …

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  • 15 Unconformableness — Unconformable Un con*form a*ble, a. 1. Not conformable; not agreeable; not conforming. [1913 Webster] Moral evil is an action unconformable to it [the rule of our duty]. I. Watts. [1913 Webster] 2. (Geol.) Not conformable; not lying in a parallel …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 16 Unconformably — Unconformable Un con*form a*ble, a. 1. Not conformable; not agreeable; not conforming. [1913 Webster] Moral evil is an action unconformable to it [the rule of our duty]. I. Watts. [1913 Webster] 2. (Geol.) Not conformable; not lying in a parallel …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 17 Lithostratigraphy — is a sub dicipline of stratigraphy, the geological science associated with the study of strata or rock layers. Major focuses include geochronology, comparative geology, and petrology. In general a stratum will be primarily igneous or sedimentary… …

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  • 18 Superior craton — in the west. The western margin extends from northern Minnesota through eastern Manitoba to northwestern Ontario.The formation of the Superior craton is best explained within the context of 2.72 2.68 Ga accretion of small continental plates and… …

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  • 19 peculiar — I (curious) adjective aberrant, abnormal, abnormous, alien, anomalistic, anomalistical, anomalous, astonishing, bizarre, breaking with tradition, eccentric, foreign, inexplicable, irregular, little known, mysterious, mystifying, odd, out of place …

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  • 20 Irrelation — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Want, or absence of relation. < N PARAG:Irrelation >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 irrelation irrelation dissociation Sgm: N 1 misrelation misrelation Sgm: N 1 inapplicability inapplicability Sgm: N 1 inconnection inconnection… …

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