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CEINTURE BOUE [1 record]

Record 1 2000-02-09


Subject field(s)
  • Geology

The belt of marine deposits composed largely of detrital clay, and lying between the coarser terrigenous sediments to the landward and deep oceanic organic oozes on the seaward side.


  • Géologie

Ceinture de dépôts marins composée essentiellement d'argile détritique et se situant entre les sédiments terrigènes grossiers proches du continent et les boues organiques des grands fonds.


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