Simple Lithology

mud

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star this property broader clastic sediment
star this property narrower mud
mud size sediment
star this property narrower mud
star this property definition Clastic sediment consisting of less than 30 percent gravel-size (2 mm) particles and with a mud-size to sand-size particle ratio greater than 1. More than half of the particles are of epiclastic origin. more like this
star this property narrower clay
star this property broader mud
silt
star this property broader mud
star this property source definition of mud from SLTTs 2004 muddy sediment; particle sizes defined from Krumbein phi scale (W C Krumbein and L L Sloss, Stratigraphy and Sedimentation, 2nd edition, Freeman, San Francisco, 1963; Krumbein and Pettijohn, 1938, Manual of Sedimentary Petrography: New York, Appleton Century Co., Inc.) more like this
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star this property in scheme simplelithology
unstar this property is primary topic of mud& properties=isPrimaryTopicOf