gritstone


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Related to gritstone: breccia, limestone, sandstone
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Noun1.gritstone - a hard coarse-grained siliceous sandstonegritstone - a hard coarse-grained siliceous sandstone
sandstone - a sedimentary rock consisting of sand consolidated with some cement (clay or quartz etc.)
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The design of the futuristic building is inspired by the Peak District and local stone 'gritstone' in particular, according to the architects behind it.
* Gritstone Oncology, Inc.(NASDAQ: GRTS) dropped 10.8% to close at $9.51.
The oldest is the Peak District, founded in 1951 because of its impressive gritstone edges, steep limestone dales, moorland, and caverns famed for rare Blue John stone; the South Downs is the newest, established in 2010, and The Lake District National Park, is a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site and part of the special family of iconic places like the Taj Mahal, Machu Picchu and the Great Barrier Reef.
Heyman is a director at Gritstone Oncology, Yumanity Therapeutics, Metacrine Inc., Vividion Therapeutics, Mavupharma, and ORIC Pharmaceuticals.
To overcome the above problems, this study conducted uniaxial compressive tests on coal, gritstone and fine sandstone specimens in order to investigate the pre-peak energy accumulation behaviors.
Ewes: Zwartbles to 87gns; Southdown to 58gns; Cotswold to 63gns; D Gritstone to 55gns; Jacob to 79gns; Herdwick to 72gns; Kerry Hill to 58gns.
e lat breaksGREAT DEALS ON LAST-MINUTE HOLIDAYS DELIGHTFUL DERBYSHIRE DALES THE beauty of the Derbyshire Dales is best discovered on foot, with stunning limestone valleys, gritstone edges and timeless villages.
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| DERBYSHIRE DALES, NOW PS149: The beauty of the Derbyshire Dales is best discovered on foot, with stunning limestone valleys, gritstone edges and timeless villages.
| DERBYSHIRE DALES, NOW PS149: The beauty of the Derbyshire Dales is best discovered on foot, with stunning limestone valleys, gritstone edges and timeless along meandering country paths or tougher, challenging walks through rolling hills of the region.
Stanage is the largest and most impressive of the gritstone edges and the ascent from Hathersage along a grassy path is easy and offers some of the most fabulous views in the country.
Rock mechanical parameters Lithology Density Bulk modulus Shear modulus Cohesion /(kg-[m.sup.3]) /GPa /GPa /MPa Conglomerate 2530 13 8 1.5 Mudstone 2300 10 7 0.5 Coal 1500 10 6 1 Siltstone 2520 13 7 1.5 Magmatic 3000 70 50 2 Gritstone 2550 15 8 8 Lithology Tensile strength Internal friction /MPa angle/([degrees]) Conglomerate 2 37 Mudstone 1.5 40 Coal 1 20 Siltstone 2 35 Magmatic 25 45 Gritstone 12 25