vergency

vergency

(ˈvɜːdʒənsɪ)
n
an inclination or tendency; the act of verging or approaching
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The Variscan units, with NE vergency of their are overlaid by Alpine-Carpathian nappes with NW vergency and cover the Brunno-Vistulian foreland.
In the peripheral areas, there are typical narrow and compact isoclinal folds of different vergency formed in the locations of highest stress of this Moldanubicum block (Zrustek et al.
The final isoclinal structure of the Moravicum is given by a system of slices with steep an eastern vergency which is most intensive in the northern closure of the Dyje Dome to the north of the Cizov fault and mainly along the Moravosilesian fracture zone (Batik, 1999).