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sedimentary facies contact

label sedimentary facies contact more like this
deprecated true more like this
definition A lithogenetic contact separating essentially coeval sedimentary material bodies distinguished by characteristics reflecting different physical or chemical processes active at the time of deposition of the sediment. more like this
source base on Nichols, Gary, 1999, Sedimentology and stratigraphy, Blackwell, p. 62-63. more like this
Resource original
Concept original
lithogenetic contact original
narrower sedimentary_facies_contact original
in scheme Contact Type original more like this
is primary topic of sedimentary_facies_contact