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conformable contact

label conformable contact more like this
deprecated true more like this
definition A contact separating two geological units in which the layers are formed one above the other in order by regular, uninterrupted deposition under the same general conditions. more like this
source Neuendorf, K.K.E, Mehl, J.P. & Jackson, J.A. (eds), 2005. Glossary of geology, 5th Edition. American Geological Institute, Alexandria, 779 p. more like this
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Concept original
depositional contact original
narrower conformable_contact original
in scheme Contact Type original more like this
is primary topic of conformable_contact