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Sedimentary rock

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Sedimentary rocks are types of rock that are formed by the deposition and subsequent cementation of that material at the Earth's surface and within bodies of ...

Sedimentary Rocks | Pictures, Characteristics, Textures, Types

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Breccia is a clastic sedimentary rock that is composed of large (over two- millimeter diameter) angular fragments. The spaces between the large fragments can ...

Sedimentary rock - Science Daily

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Sedimentary rock is one of the three main rock groups (along with igneous and metamorphic rocks) and is formed in four main ways: by the deposition of the ...

Clastic Sedimentary Rocks | Mineralogy4Kids

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Clastic sedimentary rocks form by weathering processes which break down rocks into pebble, sand, or clay particles by exposure to wind, ice, and water. Clastic ...

Sedimentary rocks - USGS Geology in the Parks - U.S. Geological ...

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Dec 15, 2014 ... Sedimentary rocks are formed from pre-existing rocks or pieces of once-living organisms. They form from deposits that accumulate on the ...

sedimentary rock | Britannica.com

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Sedimentary rock, rock formed at or near the Earth's surface by the accumulation and lithification of sediment (detrital rock) or by the precipitation from solution at ...

Clastic Sedimentary Rocks - Learn About Rocks - Arizona State ...

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Clastic sedimentary rocks are made up of pieces of other rocks. ... is composed of rounded gravel, pebbles, cobbles, or boulders along with smaller rock pieces.

Sedimentary rock | Define Sedimentary rock at Dictionary.com

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Sedimentary Rocks - HyperPhysics

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Sedimentary rocks are divided into two broad classes, detrital sedimentary rocks and chemical sedimentary rocks as described below. Sedimentary rocks make ...

What are Sedimentary Rocks? - Geology - About.com

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Introducing sedimentary rocks, second of the three great rock classes (along with igneous and metamorphic rocks).

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Sedimentary Rock Facts for Kids - Information & Examples

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Sedimentary rocks are formed by sediment that is deposited over time, usually as layers at the bottom of lakes and oceans. This sediment can include minerals, ...

Sedimentary rocks - OneGeology

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Sedimentary rocks are made when sand, mud and pebbles get laid down in layers. Over time, these layers are squashed under more and more layers.

Nonclastic Sedimentary Rocks | Mineralogy4Kids

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Nonclastic sedimentary rocks form from chemical reactions, chiefly in the ocean. Nonclastic and clastic sedimentary rocks are the only members of the rock ...