Impure (carbonate sedimentary rock)

Keyword Definition

Sedimentary rock in which between 50 and 90 percent of the primary and/or recrystallized constituents are composed of carbonate minerals.

This vocabulary

See Also: marlstone

Parents: Carbonate sedimentary rock (47)

Children: Impure dolomite (144); Impure limestone (145)

[Description taken from GeoSciML SimpleLithology201012.rdf]

Hierarchical classification

Sample >> Lithosphere >> Rock >> Whole >> Rock >> Sedimentary >> Carbonate >> Impure


dolomite (Impure) | limestone (Impure)

Category: Analysed material

The different kinds of sample material collected in the field have been classified hierarchically. Examples: “till”, “soil”, “vegetation”. Taken from the “Sample_Types_SHARED” database table.

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