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Geology a totally disordered mixture of rocks of different shapes, sizes, ages, and origins
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A heterogeneous medley or mixture of rock materials; specifically, a mappable body of deformed rocks consisting of a pervasively sheared, fine-grained, commonly pelitic matrix, thoroughly mixed with angular and poorly sorted inclusions of native and exotic tectonic fragments, blocks, or slabs, of diverse origins and geologic ages, that may be as much as several kilometers in length. Also known as block clay.
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The report, which includes statistics on the number of companies operating in Dubai and their activities, aims to familiarise entrepreneurs with the spices sector and highlight its role in adding value to the economy, said a press release issued by the DED on Thursday.
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Mel C has denied the Spice Girls' invitation to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding.
All five of the Spice Girls have scored invites to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's royal wedding.
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It was no accident that the spice trade of the 16th, 17th, and 18th centuries were responsible for the rise and fall of empires.
India plays a very important role in the spice market of the world.

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