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disconformable

[dis-kuh n-fawr-muh-buh l] /ˌdɪs kənˈfɔr mə bəl/
adjective, Geology
1.
of or pertaining to a disconformity.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; dis-1 + conformable
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  • Upper contact is disconformable and the lower contact is a locally angular unconformity.
  • The unit is disconformable on the underlying strata.
  • The contact is sharp and disconformable, and marks a change from nonmarine to marine strata.

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