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Definition of Geological structure

Geological structure Definition from Business & Finance Dictionaries & Glossaries
Glossary of petroleum Industry
Layers of sedimentary rocks which have been displaced from their normal horizontal position by the forces of nature. Folding, fracturing faulting (the place where the strata have fractured and slipped by one another) are geological structures that often form structural traps that are logical places to find accumulations of oil and gas - and water.