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Only the intermontane depressions, those of Fergana and Turfan, were affected
by slight folding; in the other depressions the strata lie almost horizontal.
Deposits of petroleum and gas are found in almost all these depressions, from
... suggest that formerly Lake Balkhash, through Lakes Alakol and Ai-pi, went into
the system of lakes that formerly filled the Turfan Depression in the T'ien Shan (
Celestial Mountains) and had no connection with the Aral Sea to the west.
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