turbidite


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tur·bi·dite

 (tûr′bĭ-dīt′)
n.
A sedimentary deposit formed by a turbidity current.
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turbidite

(ˈtɜːbɪˌdaɪt)
n
(Geological Science) a sediment deposited by a turbidity current
[C20: from turbid + -ite1]
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Translations
Turbidit
저탁암
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