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Breccia is a rock composed of broken fragments of minerals or rock cemented together by a fine-grained matrix that can be similar to or ...

Breccia - Geology - rocks and minerals

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Cataclastic breccias are produced by the fragmentation of rocks during faulting. Volcanic breccias (agglomerates) comprise blocks of lava in an ash matrix and ...

CLASSIFICATION OF VOLCANIC BRECCIAS

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Volcanic breccias are grouped into three major categories based upon process of fragmentation: autoclastic, pyroclastic, and epiclastic. Autoclastic volcanic ...

Geologic units containing volcanic breccia (agglomerate) - MRData

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This category is also used for volcanic breccia (agglomerate). ... Basalt flows and associated tuff, breccia, and conglomerate of late-volcanic bimodal suite ...

Breccia Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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Get information, facts, and pictures about Breccia at Encyclopedia.com. ... Volcanic breccias containing lithic (rock) and vitric (glass and pumice ) fragments form ...

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Volcanic breccia is an igneous rock with large, angular fragments of volcanic material. This breccia probably formed during a violent volcanic eruption. Breccia  ...

volcanic breccia | geology | Britannica.com

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Volcanic breccia. Geology. THIS IS A DIRECTORY PAGE. Britannica does not currently have an article on this topic. Alternate Titles: igneous breccia, pyroclastic ...

Volcanic Breccia Igneous Rock - Mini Me Geology

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Volcanic Breccia igneous rock specimens are good for earth science classroom education, labs, home school geology and kids rock kits. Volcanic ash is good ...

Volcanic breccia - definition of Volcanic breccia by The Free Dictionary

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The impact breccia page | ERNSTSON CLAUDIN IMPACT ...

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Breccias can be produced in several geologic processes: tectonic breccia, volcanic breccia (eruption breccia, vent breccia), sedimentary breccia (e.g., rock fall ...

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Breccia: Sedimentary Rock - Pictures, Definition, Formation

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Breccia is a clastic sedimentary rock similar to conglomerate that can form in a ... of igneous rock debris that was ejected by a volcanic blast or pyroclastic flow.

VOLCANIC BRECCIAVolcanic breccia - Springer

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A volcanic breccia is a rock composed predominantly of angular fragments resulting from brecciation or emplacement due to volcanic action: it may, or may not, ...

Volcanic flows and flow breccias, chiefly of andesitic composition ...

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Geologic unit mapped in Nevada: VOLCANIC FLOWS AND FLOW BRECCIAS, CHIEFLY OF ANDESITIC COMPOSITION, TUFFS, SPARSE SANDSTONE AND ...