argilliferous


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argilliferous

(ˌɑːdʒɪˈlɪfərəs)
adj
(Geological Science) containing or yielding clay: argilliferous rocks.
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The relief of this valley developed mainly in the Pleistocene when the Jizera River incised present day wide valley and the underlying soft argilliferous rocks were uncovered.
The number of sandstone blocks decreases down the hill and there are slided argilliferous masses with sandy admixture at the bottom of the landslide area.