protrusive Applied to the downward extension into sediment of a vertical or oblique burrow, frequently reflected in the development of spreiten distal to the point of entry. In U-shaped burrows the spreiten occur inside the bend of the ‘tube’. Protrusive spreiten are found in Diplocraterion and Rhizocorallium.
More From encyclopedia.com
Entry , en·try / ˈentrē/ • n. (pl. -tries) 1. an act of going or coming in: the door was locked, but he forced an entry. ∎ a place of entrance, such as a doo… Shape , shape / shāp/ • n. 1. the external form or appearance characteristic of someone or something; the outline of an area or figure: she liked the shape o… intra- , intra- From the Latin intra meaning ‘inside’, a prefix meaning ‘within’ or ‘on the inside’. 1. Prefix used in the Folk classification to specify a li… mandorla , mandorla. Almond-shaped figure composed of two vertical arcs each passing through the other's centre, enclosing a panel, called aureole, halo, or ves… Insider , Skip to main content Insider insider •bidder, consider, Jiddah, kidder, whydah •bewilder, builder, guilder, Hilda, Matilda, St Kilda, Tilda, tilde •B… Burglary , The criminal offense of breaking and entering a building illegally for the purpose of committing a crime. Burglary, at common law, was the trespassor…
About this article
Updated About encyclopedia.com content Print Article
You Might Also Like