Definition of Sparry limestone. Meaning of Sparry limestone. Synonyms of Sparry limestone

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Definition of Sparry limestone

Sparry limestone
Sparry Spar"ry, a. [From Spar.] Resembling spar, or consisting of spar; abounding with spar; having a confused crystalline structure; spathose. Sparry iron (Min.), siderite. See Siderite (a) . Sparry limestone (Min.), a coarsely crystalline marble.

Meaning of Sparry limestone from wikipedia

- Fencepost limestone, Post Rock limestone, or Stone Post is a stone bed in the Great Plains notable for its historic use as fencing and construction material...
- matrix of micrite (lime mud) or sparry calcite. Folk, R. L. (1959) Practical petrographic cl****ification of limestones. American ****ociation of Petroleum...
- termed an oobiosparite. Thin-section of an oosparite with calcitic ooids and sparry calcite cement; Carmel:Formation, Middle Jur****ic, of southern Utah, USA...
- while using the Folk cl****ification depends on the matrix, which is either sparry (prominently composed of cement) or micritic (prominently composed of mud)...
- composed of whole and fragmented mollusk s**** within sand often cemented by sparry calcite. Sands occur as fossil bearing light gray to tan as well as orange-brown...
- Radium Hot Springs in British Columbia. The ore consists of magnesite-rich sparry carbonate m****es that have been mined by open-pit methods since 1982. The...
- 1990s, mining had largely ceased in Austria except for 980,000 tons of sparry magnesite extracted in 1991 and some mining of siderite, lead-zinc sulfides...
- specimens of Ceraurus, Flexicalymene, and Meadowtownella uniquely preserved as sparry calcite infilings. Exceptionally fine detail of the appendages was preserved...
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