Simple Lithology

rock

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definition Consolidated aggregate of one or more EarthMaterials, or a body of undifferentiated mineral matter, or of solid organic material. Includes mineral aggregates such as granite, shale, marble; glassy matter such as obsidian; and organic material such a coal. Excludes unconsolidated materials. more like this
narrower aphanite
broader rock
composite genesis rock
broader rock
igneous rock
broader rock
sedimentary rock
broader rock
tuffite
broader rock
source Jackson, 1997; NADM C1 2004; Neuendorf et al 2005 more like this
type
Resource
Concept
broader compound material
narrower rock
in scheme simplelithology
is primary topic of rock