Simple Lithology

sandstone

http://resource.geosciml.org/classifier/cgi/lithology/clastic_sandstone

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clastic sandstone more like this
sandy rock more like this
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generic sandstone
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star this property definition Clastic sedimentary rock in which less than 30 percent of particles are greater than 2 mm in diameter (gravel) and the sand to mud ratio is at least 1. more like this
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wacke
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star this property note Note this category is equivalent to cagetory labeled 'sandy rock' in SLTTs (2004), not to the much more restricted category labeled 'Sandstone' in that system. more like this
star this property source SLTTs 2004; Neuendorf et al. 2005; particle size from Wentworth grade scale more like this
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