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 Translation for 'orogenesis' from English to Russian
NOUN   orogenesis | orogeneses
геол.
орогенез {м}
orogenesis
геол.
орогенезис {м}
orogenesis
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Translation for 'orogenesis' from English to Russian

orogenesis
орогенез {м}геол.

орогенезис {м}геол.
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Usage Examples English
  • The northern part of the Japanese archipelago was further fragmented until orogenesis of the northeastern Japanese archipelago began in the Late Miocene.
  • This basin was formed by the subduction and orogenesis along the southern border of what eventually became Southern Africa, in southern Gondwana.
  • Most of the major continental mountain ranges are associated with thrusting and folding or orogenesis.
  • These are outside of the Meseta and were pre-alpine basins or pits that, after the Cenozoic orogenesis, were left between the alpine ranges and the ancient massifs.
  • Some system interactions during orogenesis (i.e., mountain formation) are poorly understood (e.g., between biotic evolution and orogenesis which is controlled by tectonic processes.

  • Witpoort Formation sediments were deeply buried due to continued basinal subsidence through the Carboniferous, and were subsequently metamorphosed during the massive Permian aged Cape Fold Belt orogenesis.
  • In the late stages of formation the tectonism changed to collisional orogenesis.
  • In regard to their orogenesis, they represent the remnants of the limestone nappes which had been moved northwards across the Central Eastern Alps to form the Northern Limestone Alps.
  • He dealt with geotectonics and orogenesis, where he was a supporter of the theory of plate tectonics.
  • The present structure formed during the Tertiary as a consequence of the orogenesis of the Pyrenees and is characterized by its Alpine folding.

  • A fault-controlled crustal uplift (orogenesis) in the south influenced the foreland system at the beginning of the Stormberg deposition.
  • The Franconian Line was formed as part of the Variscan orogenesis and was most active between 100 and 50 million years ago, when the Fichtel, with its blocks of Hercynian granite, pre-Hercynian gneissess and Palaeozoic metasedimentary rocks were uplifted above its forelands that were later filled with Mesozoic-Tertiary sediments.
  • for the orogenesis between India and a series of Gondwanan cratonic blocks in present-day Africa (Congo/Tanzania/Bangweulu/Azania).
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