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a fine-grained calcareous or siliceous marine deposit consisting of the hard parts of planktonic organisms
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A soft, muddy piece of ground, such as a bog, usually resulting from the flow of a spring or brook.
A marine pelagic sediment composed of at least 30% skeletal remains of pelagic organisms, the rest being clay minerals.
Soft mud or slime, typically covering the bottom of a lake or river.
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Object oriented extension of Z. "Object Orientation in Z", S. Stepney et al eds, Springer 1992.
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