intergranular pressure

intergranular pressure

[¦in·tər′gran·yə·lər ′presh·ər]
(geology)
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The study shows that from the original 40% porosity, 13 porosity units were lost by mechanical compaction, 15 porosity units were reduced by intergranular pressure solution, and 12 porosity units were destroyed by cementation.