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scandia

[′skan·dē·ə]
(inorganic chemistry)
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Faults commonly dip towards the NW at angles of 80-55[degrees], which is appropriate for foreland reverse fault activation associated with the Scandian phase of the Caledonian orogeny, which was centered some 600 km to the NW.
The localities in the S-W region are within a specific climatic area that is sheltered from maritime influence by the Scandian Mountains (Hamet-Ahti, 1963).