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geocline
1. A usually elongated, basinlike depression along the edge of a continent, in which a thick sequence of sediments and volcanic deposits has accumulated.
2. A part of the earth's crust which is subjected to downward warping during a large span of geological time.
This entry is located in the following units: clino-, clin-, -clinal, -cline, -clinic (page 2) geo-, ge- + (page 6)