bank-run gravel


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bank-run gravel

[′baŋk ‚rən ′grav·əl]
(geology)
A natural deposit comprising gravel or sand.
(materials)
Aggregate taken directly from natural deposits; contains both large and small stones. Also known as bank gravel; run-of-bank gravel.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

bank-run gravel, bank gravel, run-of-bank gravel

Aggregate taken directly from natural deposits; contains both large and small stones.

pit-run gravel, bank-run gravel

Ungraded gravel as it is taken directly from a gravel pit.
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