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This stage marks the beginning of the division of the crust into geosynclines and
platforms. Earlier than 1,600,000,- 000 to 1,800,000,000 years ago, however, the
division into geosynclines and platforms was not stable, as the locations of ...
The most active zones of continents are geosynclines. One of the processes
confined to them is regional meta- morphism. The study of the thermodynamic
conditions of formation of various metamorphic minerals, with an evaluation of
the most ...
CRETACEOUS PALEOGEOGRAPHY j^j Marine geosyncline (whole period)
Marine geosyncline (Late Cretaceous) Platform (Early and Late Cretaceous
inundation) Continental basin and lowland (nonmarine sedimentation) Continent
or large ...
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