disconformity

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disconformity

[‚dis·kən′fȯr·məd·ē]
(geology)
Unconformity between parallel beds or strata.
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The bidding process was being challenged by some of the participating companies, who pointed to disconformities over the transparency with which it was conducted.
In this regard, TV channels, FM radios and cable operators have been warned to stop all such programmes which are generally perceived in disconformities to our socio-cultural or religious norms.
Formational nomenclature for the Saint John Group employed herein follows Tanoli (1987) and Tanoli and Pickerill (1988), however, boundary revisions and significant disconformities as outlined in Landing (1996) and Landing and Westrop (1998) are taken into consideration (Fig.