Pure (carbonate sediment)

Keyword Definition

Carbonate sediment in which greater than 90 percent of the constituents are composed of one (or more) of the carbonate minerals in particles of intrabasinal origin.

This vocabulary

Parents: Carbonate sediment (45)

Children: Pure calcareous carbonate sediment (201); Pure dolomitic sediment (205)

[Description taken from GeoSciML SimpleLithology201012.rdf]

Hierarchical classification

Compound material >> Unconsolidated >> Natural unconsolidated >> Sediment >> Carbonate >> Pure


calcareous (Pure) | Dolomitic (Pure)

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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