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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...
- flow, wind, glacier, etc.) responsible for laying down the sediment. Sorting of sediments can also be affected by reworking of the material after deposition...
- 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...
- polymers as well as any insoluble material added to ****ist clarification. Sediments in bottled wines are relatively rare[citation needed], and usually signal...
- source rocks; deposition of these sediments is largely limited to the continental shelf. Sources of terrigenous sediments include volcanoes, weathering of...
- A sediment basin is a temporary pond built on a construction site to capture eroded or disturbed soil that is washed off during rain storms, and protect...
- Cyclic sediments (also called rhythmic sediments) are sequences of sedimentary rocks that are characterised by repetitive patterns of different rock types...
- Holocene gravelly mud, muddy gravel, clayey sand, and silty sand. These sediments are often cemented into either concretionary m****es or beds by calcrete...
- 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...
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