Sedimentary

  • (adj): Resembling or containing or formed by the accumulation of sediment.
    Example: "Sedimentary deposits"

Some articles on sedimentary:

Aquitaine Basin - Sedimentary Evolution
... the Variscan basement sometimes below 6,000 m of sedimentary cover ... The sedimentary evolution in the Aquitaine Basin begins in the Lower Triassic close to the North Pyrenean Thrust ...
Sedimentary Organic Matter
... Sedimentary organic matter includes the carbonaceous component of sediments and sedimentary rocks ... The organic matter is usually a component of sedimentary material even if it is present in low abundance (usually lower than 1%) ... and natural gas are particular examples of sedimentary organic matter ...
Sedimentary Structures
... Sedimentary structures are those structures formed during sediment deposition ... Sedimentary structures such as cross bedding, graded bedding and ripple marks are utilized in stratigraphic studies to indicate original position of strata in geologically complex terrains and understand ...
Laurentia - Interior Platform
... In the United States, the craton bedrock is covered with sedimentary rocks of the interior platform except in northern Minnesota, Wisconsin, the Adirondacks of New York and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan ... The cratonic rocks are metamorphic and igneous, while the overlying sedimentary rocks are composed mostly of limestones, sandstones, and shales ... These sedimentary rocks were deposited from 650 to 290 million years ago ...
Carrillo Canton - Physical Aspects - Geology
... Tertiary and Quaternary, being Quaternary sedimentary rocks that dominate the region ... Cretaceous rocks are volcanic sedimentary and intrusive ... Among the materials of the Tertiary period, are sedimentary rocks of the Paleocene Eocene period, which corresponds to the formation of Barra Honda ...