slump structure

slump structure

[′sləmp ‚strək·chər]
(geology)
Any sedimentary structure produced by subaqueous slumping.
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The strongly mineralized interval was terminated by a fault at 94 meters which is interpreted to be a slump structure down dropping the strongly mineralized block from its root to the southwest.
Spectacular slump structures in the Blair Formation along Interstate 80.
However, deformation is evident towards the base of the Macumber Formation where a series of large inclined to recumbent folds are developed that resemble the slump structures at MacIsaacs Point.