lithographic texture

lithographic texture

[‚lith·ə′graf·ik ′teks·chər]
(geology)
The texture of certain calcareous sedimentary rocks characterized by grain size of less than ¹⁄₂₅₆ millimeter and having a smooth appearance.
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