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Hence the anticline noses out to the north and the syncline to the south.
The whole mountain is part of a syncline, the beds dipping into it from the north-west and south-east.
On the north shore of the Island the strata rise slightly on the northern side of the syncline.
Looking north from the Central Downs over the Solent we are looking at a syncline.
A downfold, where the strata dip from either side toward the axis of the trough, is called a syncline (Fig. 170).The Elements of Geology|William Harmon Norton