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synonyms for unconformable

  • abhorrent
  • abominable
  • contradictory
  • disgusting
  • distasteful
  • incompatible
  • objectionable
  • odious
  • revolting
  • vile
  • adverse
  • against
  • alien
  • antagonistic
  • antipathetic
  • averse
  • conflicting
  • counter
  • creepy
  • different
  • disagreeable
  • extraneous
  • extrinsic
  • foreign
  • foul
  • hateful
  • horrid
  • in opposition
  • inconsistent
  • inconsonant
  • inimical
  • invidious
  • loathsome
  • nasty
  • nauseating
  • noisome
  • offensive
  • opposed
  • opposite
  • repellent
  • revulsive
  • sickening
  • unfitted
  • unfriendly

antonyms for unconformable

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  • agreeable
  • delightful
  • good
  • likeable
  • nice
  • pleasant
  • pleasing
  • friendly
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How to use unconformable in a sentence

The complete biological contrasts between the fossil contents of unconformable strata are sufficiently explicable.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 11, SLICE 6VARIOUS
Carboniferous rocks appear in small faulted tracts, unconformable on the Silurian, on 832 the shores of the Solway Firth.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 15, SLICE 7VARIOUS
Strata are said to be unconformable when they do not lie in regular, parallel sequence.
ZION NATIONAL PARKVARIOUS
Although usually conformable to the oolite, it is sometimes, as in the Jura, unconformable.
A MANUAL OF ELEMENTARY GEOLOGYCHARLES LYELL.
In the grounds of the Admiralty House curious instances of unconformable strata are laid bare in old quarries.
THE LIFE OF THOMAS, LORD COCHRANE, TENTH EARL OF DUNDONALD, VOL. IITHOMAS LORD COCHRANE
These, it will be seen, are horizontal, and lie in what is termed "unconformable stratification" on the more ancient series.
PRINCIPLES OF GEOLOGYCHARLES LYELL
Who henceforth would receive her save those, unconformed and unconformable, sentenced to sin in this realm of blackness?
THE DWELLING PLACE OF LIGHT, COMPLETEWINSTON CHURCHILL
There is no need of a toleration to protect me, when I do not act unconformable to any law, civil or ecclesiastical.
THE LIFE OF THE REV. GEORGE WHITEFIELD, VOLUME I (OF 2)LUKE TYERMAN
Consequently, Cambrian strata are usually unconformable on older rocks.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 5, SLICE 1VARIOUS
Massive conglomerates occur in these series, which are unconformable on the Dalradian rocks of Connemara.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 14, SLICE 7VARIOUS
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