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rhe·ic

(rē'ik),
Relating to Rheum (rhubarb).
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Provenance and Tectonic Evolution of Ganderia: Constraints on the Evolution of the Iapetus and Rheic Oceans.
During the closing of the Iapetus and Rheic oceans, oblique slip between adjacent continental land masses resulted in intense deformation and megashear along what are now various northeast-trending Carboniferous basin margins.
Tectonic significance of a Llanvirn age for the Dunn Point volcanic rocks, Avalon terrane, Nova Scotia: implications for the evolution of Iapetus and Rheic oceans.
2004, Tectonic significance of a Llanvirn age for the Dunn Point volcanic rocks, Avalon terrane, Nova Scotia, Canada: implications for the evolution of the Iapetus and Rheic oceans: Tecronophysics, v.
As the reconstruction of the Rheic Ocean and the extent of its shallow marine margins show (Scotese 2002; Marshall et al.
Neoproterozoic-Early Devonian Magmatism in the Antigonish Highlands, Avalon terrane, Nova Scotia: tracking the evolution of the mantle and crustal sources during the evolution of the Rheic Ocean.
1998; Waldron and van Staal, 2001 and references therein), whereas the Alleghenian orogeny was due to continent collision during final closure of the Rheic Ocean.