sedimentation curve

sedimentation curve

[‚sed·ə·mən′tā·shən ‚kərv]
(geology)
A curve showing cumulatively, and in successive units of time, the amount of sediment accumulated or removed from an originally uniform suspension.
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The sedimentation curve shows an anomaly near Denekamp: for a depth range of more than 1 m, all 14C dates are C.