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grainstone

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

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carbonate grainstone more like this
definition Carbonate sedimentary rock with recognizable depositional fabric that is grain-supported, and constituent particles are of intrabasinal origin; contains little or no mud matrix. Distinction from sandstone is based on interpretation of intrabasinal origin of clasts and grain-supported fabric, but grainstone definition does not include a grain size criteria. more like this
source Dunham 1962 more like this
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broader
http://resource.geosciml.org/classifier/cgi/lithology/carbonate_sedimentary_rock original
narrower grainstone original
in scheme simplelithology original
is primary topic of grainstone