Water-laid - definition of Water-laid by The Free Dictionary
|a.||1.||Having a left-hand twist; - said of cordage; as, a water-laid, or left-hand, rope.|
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
References in periodicals archive
Banded iron formations are unique, water-laid
deposits often found in extremely old rock strata that formed before the atmosphere or oceans contained abundant oxygen.
The locations of the structures "may be a good argument for water-laid
sediments," agrees Harry Y.