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i·so·cline

 (ī′sə-klīn′)
n. Geology
An anticline or syncline so tightly folded that the rock beds of the two sides are nearly parallel.

isocline

(ˈaɪsəʊˌklaɪn)
n
1. (Geological Science) a series of rock strata with isoclinal folds
2. (Geological Science) another name for isoclinal3
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Mean spring salinities at each deployment site showed the same relative longitudinal gradient during all years, but variations in freshwater inflow conditions caused locations of salinity isoclines to shift in both up- and downstream directions (Table 3).
Equations (20) to (22) can be solved to yield two k = 0 isoclines and a single [dot.
The correspondings to this period, isoclines are shown in the figure 3.