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interbedded

(ˌɪntəˈbɛdɪd)
adj
(Geological Science) geology occurring between beds, esp (of lava flows or sills) occurring between strata of a different origin or character
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The halite core is interpreted to be limited to this central area of the salar, with more interbedded units of clay, halite, silt and sand located further to the south and east of CAU09, as intersected in drilling by Orocobre subsidiary South American Salars (SAS) in 2011.
The Khewra Sandstone succession passes up from offshore mudstones through interbedded, sandstone and mudstone, which are cross stratified, into the shoreface sandstones.
Resedimented carbonates interbedded with basinal facies are described in Tethyan Middle Jurassic carbonate stratigraphy, as demonstrated by the Vajont limestone (Bosellini et al.
The lower body, a thick brown - purplish finely laminated siltstone (whitish locally), with interbedded chert-limestone, a few millimeters to 30 cm thick.
A sixth occurrence of open water facies occurs interbedded with poorly drained deposits is present between 853.
Carbonate-dominated FA-1 (Facies 7 and 8) consists of thin, lenticular packstone/grainstone, interbedded with fair-weather bioturbated mudstone/wackestone in the upper Pavillon Member.
The Nammal Formation having 30 to 35 meters thickness is predominantly composed of nodular limestone interbedded with marl and shale.
The main rock assemblage in this segment is dark-black argillaceous rock containing organic matter (silty claystone, oil shale) interbedded with sandy dolostone and dolomitic siltstone of approximately isopachous type.
Within the dark gray to brown anhydrite interbedded dolomudstone evaporite unit of the Birdbear Formation lie three organic rich intervals ranging from 3.
The unit found in the upper Paleocene to middle Eocene is clayey calcareous sediments interbedded with volcanic ash.
Geologically Nagthat- Berinag Formation of Jaunsar Group of rocks ( types of rocks) containing mainly Karnaprayag metavolcanics ( rocks) and interbedded quartzites ( type of rocks) are exposed between Karnaprayag and Begali.
According to the company, the new Raider bits are purpose-built for drilling to total depth through interbedded soft and hard formations of transition zones.