composite sequence

composite sequence

[kəm′päz·ət ′sē·kwəns]
(geology)
An ideal sequence of cyclic sediments containing all the lithological types in their proper order.
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Mori's team, using previously published data from Blattner's group, actually produced a composite sequence of more than one E.
Several techniques (X-ray, magnetic susceptibility, color reflectance) allow detailed between-hole correlation and the construction of continuous composite sequences from multiple holes drilled at the same site, such as during Leg 138 in the equatorial Pacific.
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