palinspastically

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

palinspastic +‎ -ally

Adverb[edit]

palinspastically ‎(comparative more palinspastically, superlative most palinspastically)

  1. (geology) In a palinspastic fashion.
    • 2005, Thomas Howard Anderson, The Mojave-Sonora Megashear Hypothesis (page 211)
      If reconstructed palinspastically for 300 km of right lateral movement on the San Andreas fault, these strata would lie west to northwest of Paleozoic to Lower Mesozoic strata in Sonora.