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Meaning of "fold limb" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF FOLD LIMB

fold limb  [fəʊld lɪm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF FOLD LIMB

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Fold limb is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH FOLD LIMB


dislimb
dɪsˈlɪm
dislimn
dɪsˈlɪm
flim
flɪm
forelimb
ˈfɔːˌlɪm
glim
ɡlɪm
limb
lɪm
limn
lɪm
Muslim
ˈmʊzlɪm
non-Muslim
ˌnɒnˈmʊzlɪm
plim
plɪm
sclim
sklɪm
sheqalim
ˈʃekəlɪm
sklim
sklɪm
slim
slɪm
what-d´ye-call-him
ˈwɒtdʒʊkɔːlɪm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE FOLD LIMB

fol.
folacin
folate
fold
fold up
fold-and-thrust belt
fold-up
foldable
foldaway
foldback
foldboat
folded dipole
folder
folderol
folding
folding door
folding money
folding press
folding seat
foldout

WORDS THAT END LIKE FOLD LIMB

a mountain to climb
climb
hill climb
lower limb
monkey climb
out on a limb
outclimb
phantom limb
reclimb
rock climb
rock-climb
upclimb

Synonyms and antonyms of fold limb in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «fold limb» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF FOLD LIMB

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Translator English - Chinese

折肢
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

doblar las extremidades
570 millions of speakers

English

fold limb
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अंग गुना
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

أضعاف أطرافهم
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

раз конечность
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

membro dobrar
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ভাঁজ ফিতা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

plier membre
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Lipat anggota badan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

fach Extremität
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

手足を折る
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

사지 배
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Lipat pang
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

gấp chân tay
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மடிப்பு மூட்டு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

फांदीचा पाय
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Kat uzantısı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

piegare arto
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

krotnie kończynę
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

раз кінцівку
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

membrelor ori
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

φορές άκρων
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

vou ledemate
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

faldigt lem
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

fold lem
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of fold limb

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «FOLD LIMB»

The term «fold limb» is barely ever used and occupies the 195.721 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «FOLD LIMB» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about fold limb

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «FOLD LIMB»

Discover the use of fold limb in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to fold limb and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Geological Evolution of Antarctica
Firstly, the mean attitude of each fold limb was computed from bedding measurements, and the orientations of the limb bisectors calculated. Then each fold profile was constructed (at 1:10 000) using the apparent dips of the limb bisector and ...
Michael Robert Alexander Thomson, J. Alistair Crame, Janet W. Thomson, 1991
2
Tectonic Geomorphology
A tilted fold limb could have attained its current geometry by maintaining a constant dip and by lengthening through the toe of the fold or by lengthening through the folds crest, or the limb could have rotated with a fixed length as in the listric ...
Douglas W. Burbank, Robert S. Anderson, 2011
3
The Techniques of Modern Structural Geology: Folds and Fractures
In the left-hand fold limb the right-handed simple shear displacements increase the intensity of the initial strain whereas on the right-hand fold limb the left- handed shear displacements decrease the initial strain ratios. Although the shear on the ...
John G. Ramsay, 1987
4
Deformation of the Continental Crust: The Legacy of Mike Coward
Fold vergence patterns about flow perturbations Flow perturbation folds are marked by minor fold limb vergence, which reflects the sense of short-limb-long- limb asymmetry and may be described in dip-slip systems in terms of down- plunge S, ...
Alison C. Ries, R. W. H. Butler, R. H. Graham, 2007
5
United States Geological Survey Professional Paper
... is interpreted as a deep detachment surface. However, some complexities in the fold limb above the detachment surface suggest the presence of a backthrust. The fold limb can be separated into three dip panels: steep dips on the ...
6
Fundamentals of Structural Geology
This artifice is necessary to provide a reference point from which the relative motions of other particles in the fold limb can be determined. The pinned particle stays where it is during folding. This definition of a reference point or coordinate ...
David D. Pollard, Raymond C. Fletcher, 2005
7
3-D Structural Geology: A Practical Guide to Quantitative ...
fold limb are more likely to be drag folds than is a single asymmetric fold among a group of symmetric folds. Folds in which the sense of shear of the drag folds remains constant from one fold limb to the next (Fig. 5.25a) require a different ...
Richard H. Groshong, 2006
8
Thrustbelts: Structural Architecture, Thermal Regimes and ...
(1986) associated with the fault-propagation folds are continuous and thin across the growing structure. A distinct fanning of the growth strata is recorded in the case of detachment folds with beds thickening away from the rotating fold limb ( Fig.
Michal Nemcok, Steven Schamel, Rod Gayer, 2009
9
Convergent Margin Terranes and Associated Regions: A Tribute ...
However, the kink-fold model works best with a layer-cake stratigraphy, no onlap of sediment onto the fold limb, and no lateral facies change from basal Hudspeth sandstone and conglomerate (Khb) into basinal mudstone (Khmm).
Mark Cloos, 2007
10
Atlas of Deep-Water Outcrops: AAPG Studies in Geology 56
Stratigraphy of the Isaac Formation from the upright eastern fold limb is much thinner and contains only a single channel complex compared to the overturned western fold limb, which is thicker and has more than six channel complexes ( Figure ...
Tor H. Nilsen, Roger D. Shew, Gary Scott Steffens, 2008

4 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «FOLD LIMB»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term fold limb is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Tanzanian Royalty Granted an Environmental Impact Assessment …
The GHR is located on a near-vertical, sheared, west-facing fold limb oriented at 315°, with auriferous zones interpreted to plunge to the ... «CNNMoney, Jul 15»
2
Further Upgrade of JORC Resource at Mpokoto Gold Project
... schistose basement forming a broad south southwest and west dipping re-folded fold limb, that was targeted during several drilling programs. «Business Wire, Oct 14»
3
Silver Range Resources Acquires New Zinc-Lead-Silver Projects
... where zinc-bearing hydrothermal dolomite and silicified dolomite are intermittently exposed along a syncline fold limb for several kilometres. «Yahoo Finance UK, Jun 14»
4
Commencement of Drilling at Kamarga
Previous exploration has identified a sequence of carbonaceous shales and siltstones in a structural (syncline, fold limb parallel faulting) and ... «irasia.com, Apr 12»

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