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PREFERRED TERM
sediment
TYPE
  • http://purl.org/net/provenance/ns#DataItem

DEFINITION
  • Unconsolidated material consisting of an aggregation of particles transported or deposited by air, water or ice, or that accumulated by other natural agents, such as chemical precipitation, and that forms in layers on the Earth's surface.

DESCRIPTION
  • Unconsolidated material consisting of an aggregation of particles transported or deposited by air, water or ice, or that accumulated by other natural agents, such as chemical precipitation, and that forms in layers on the Earth's surface.

IDENTIFIER
  • sediment

TITLE
  • sediment

URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/LithologyValue/sediment
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EQUIVALENT CONCEPTS
Lithology