Contact Type

contact

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definition A surface that separates geologic units. Very general concept representing any kind of surface separating two geologic units, including primary boundaries such as depositional contacts, all kinds of unconformities, intrusive contacts, and gradational contacts, as well as faults that separate geologic units. more like this
narrower chronostratigraphic zone contact
broader contact
faulted contact
broader contact
geologic province contact
broader contact
geophysical contact
broader contact
glacial stationary line
broader contact
lithogenetic contact
broader contact
source adapted from Jackson, 1997, page 137, NADM C1 2004 more like this
type
Resource
Concept
in scheme contacttype
has top concept
contact
is primary topic of contact
top concept of contacttype