dolostone


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dolostone

[′dō·lə‚stōn]
(petrology)

dog iron, dog anchor

dog iron
A short bar of iron with its ends bent at right angles and pointed so as to hold together the two pieces into which they are driven.
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Closer review shows that Devonian-aged bedrock in the northwestern part of the state consists of limestone, dolostone, and shale.
For the study, 60 oil shale samples and 30 samples of other rocks (sandstone, mudstone shale, dolostone, limestone) were collected from four drillings: S0501, S1403, S2503 and W7601 (Fig.
From a theoretical perspective, limestones and dolostones comprise a void phase, j = 0, a soluble phase, j = 1, and, commonly, an insoluble phase, j = 2 (Fig.
Six scan lines have been carried out on six carbonate beds (Figure 4(a)) with different thickness: C1-59 (dolostone, 71cm), C2-3 (wackestone-packstone, 33 cm), C2-5 (wackestone-packstone, 26 cm), C2-6 (dolostone, 43 cm), C2-7 (partially dolomitized limestone, 21cm), and C2-8 (wackestone-packstone, 47 cm) (Figure 4(a)).
Karst geomorphology and hydrogeology of the Bear Rock Formation--a remarkable dolostone and gypsum megabreccia in the continuous permafrost zone of Northwest Territories, Canada.
Generally, average [rho] value of chemical sedimentary rocks (dolostone, limestone, and siliceous rocks) is higher than that of clastic sedimentary rocks (mudstone, and siltstone, sandstone).
Geochemistry of a high-T hydrothermal dolostone from the Emirli (Odemis, western Turkey) Sb-Au deposit, Mineral.
Vasichko, who has studied the geologic and mineral make-up of the quarry, the material mined there is dolomitic limestone, or dolostone, of upper Silurian age and recognized as a member of the Salina group.
Technically, Queenston limestone is dolostone, slightly harder than its Indiana relative because of its magnesium content.
Mineralogical analyses of Wang Jia soils identified three main lithological influences, namely shale, sandstone and dolomitic limestone/dolomite (dolostone).
The rare earths mineralisation has been encountered within the Geolsec formation and within surrounding rocks of Coomalie Dolostone and Whites Formation.