dolostone


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dolostone

(ˈdɒləˌstəʊn)
n
(Geological Science) rock composed of the mineral dolomite
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A recent study in Kentucky found elevated radon levels were associated with limestone, shale, siltstone, or dolostone (Hahn et al.
Within the Meyal Oil Field wells, the Chorgali Formation is dominated by dolostone, dolostone associated with evaporites (gypsum, anhydrite, halite), minor limestone and shale intercalations.
The Duperow Formation is a complex system of limestone, dolostone with lenses of mudstone and siltstone beds, along with interbedded fossiliferous stromatoporoid banks, as well as anhydrite beds.
Dolostone rock was discovered scattered along the ocean-side beach of Amelia Island.
Karst geomorphology and hydrogeology of the Bear Rock Formation--a remarkable dolostone and gypsum megabreccia in the continuous permafrost zone of Northwest Territories, Canada.
Geochemistry of a high-T hydrothermal dolostone from the Emirli (Odemis, western Turkey) Sb-Au deposit, Mineral.
Influence of porosity and relative humidity on consolidation of dolostone with calcium hydroxide nanoparticles: Effectiveness assessment with non-destructive techniques.
Technically, Queenston limestone is dolostone, slightly harder than its Indiana relative because of its magnesium content.