basin peat

basin peat

[′bās·ən ‚pēt]
(geology)
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In deeper parts of the basin peat was underlain by a few decimetres thick (max.
Hitherto, the proven location of cutting has not been found, making it impossible to prove that peat derived from deep cutting into a peat bank rather than from the stripping of a surface layer of blanket peat, basin peat or heathland turf.