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definition Jelly like organic rich sediment composed of plant remains, usually algal. Liptinite to Inertinite ratio is greater than one (Economic commission for Europe, committee on Sustainable Energy- United Nations (ECE-UN), 1998, International Classification of in-Seam Coals: Energy 19, 41 pp.) more like this
source Neuendorf et al. 2005 more like this
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narrower sapropel original
in scheme simplelithology original
is primary topic of sapropel