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bedrock

the solid unweathered rock that lies beneath the loose surface deposits of soil, alluvium, etc

bedrock

[′bed‚räk]
(geology)
General term applied to the solid rock underlying soil or any other unconsolidated surficial cover.

bedrock

The hard, solid rock at the earth’s surface or underlying surface soil; can be utilized as a firm foundation for a building.

Bedrock

A C++ class library for Macintosh user interface portability.
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Other Bedrock properties in Capitol Park include: 28 West Grand River, 35 West Grand River (Clark Lofts) and 45 West Grand River, 1150 Griswold (David Stott Building), 1215 Griswold, 1250 Griswold, 1416 Griswold and 1265 Griswold, home of the Detroit Institute of Music Education(DIME) offering college courses in guitar, bass, vocals, drums, songwriting and music entrepreneurship, taught by industry experts.
In zone B, bedrock that was deformed after bedrock stratification in zone A, fully transfers its weight into the goaf, and stratification occurs in the next "packet" of the roof bedrock.
It totally captures the essence of Bedrock party but it also really captures what it's like to hear me DJ for an extended set.
He believes the ridges, while still bedrock, are composed of a softer, more erodible material than typical bedrock and were formed by an unusual form of wind erosion that occurs perpendicular to the prevailing wind rather than in the same direction.
The eighth fairway was littered with so many huge rocks dug out of other fairways that they jokingly called the place Bedrock, home of the Fred Flintstone cartoon.
The Meat Katie album, which blurs the lines between house and breaks, impressed Digweed so much that, when Mark played at the Brighton-based spinners residency, also called Bedrock, he was given the honour of closing the night and going on after Digweed.
The results we got this year indicated some very good indicator minerals and we plotted them on base maps along with some bedrock geology and started to see some potential exploration.
Bedrock, which procures its glass from curbside recycling programs and other sources, such as stained glass manufacturers, joins a list of 10 other Seattle-area companies that have joined the LinkUp program, including recyclers of scrap plastic, concrete, wood and other materials.
Because the bedrock under the Pipe Island Glacier slopes inward toward the center of the continent, the ice stream has to march uphill quite a distance before it again flow downhill at the coast.
Of these wells, 1,470 intersect bedrock at an average depth of 44 feet.
Groundwater in Ingham County has been characterized as "hard," with the exception of naturally "soft" groundwater in one area of bedrock water wells.