euxinic


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euxinic

[yük′sin·ik]
(hydrology)
Of or pertaining to an environment of restricted circulation and stagnant or anaerobic conditions.
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The relatively low DOP of the more recent dredge spoil compared with those recognised as being from the 1960s is similar to the DOP values obtained from the estuary; however, there has been some increase in the DOP values such that they may be considered euxinic (Fig.
Further evidence for the development of photic-zone euxinic conditions during Mesozoic oceanic anoxic events.
1996) compared the variability in framboid diameter and the ratio of framboid: crystallite size in sediments underlying euxinic (i.
This euxinic more aromatic kerogen, enriched ca six-fold with nitrogen in comparison to the kukersite kerogen, is deposited in the same area and yields upon pyrolysis products which do not show the characteristic features of these of G.