Definition of Sediments. Meaning of Sediments. Synonyms of Sediments

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- deposits and till are ice-transported sediments. Sediment can be cl****ified based on its grain size or composition. Sediment size is measured on a log base 2...
- three main types of pelagic sediments: siliceous oozes, calcareous oozes, and red clays. The composition of pelagic sediments is controlled by three main...
- smaller sediments are washed away. The smaller sediments present under this layer of large gravel have a lower possibility of movement and total sediment transport...
- source rocks; deposition of these sediments is largely limited to the continental shelf. Sources of terrigenous sediments include volcanoes, weathering of...
- flow, wind, glacier, etc.) responsible for laying down the sediment. Sorting of sediments can also be affected by reworking of the material after deposition...
- Deposition is the geological process in which sediments, soil and rocks are added to a landform or land m****. Wind, ice, water, and gravity transport...
- Sedimental is an independent recording label based in Greenfield, M****achusetts releasing mainly experimental, sound art, noise, free jazz, avant garde...
- Cyclic sediments (also called rhythmic sediments) are sequences of sedimentary rocks that are characterised by repetitive patterns of different rock types...
- between sediments and organisms living within sediments can also alter the fluxes of oxygen and other dissolved components in and out of the sediment-water...
- the first stages of the sediment's consolidation. This is because the sediments need to be "liquid-like" or unsolidified for the deformation to occur...
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