lithostratigraphy love

lithostratigraphy

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Stratigraphy based on the physical and petrographic properties of rocks.
  • n. Interpretation of the physical characters of sedimentary rocks.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. the stratigraphy of rocks

Etymologies

litho- +‎ stratigraphy (Wiktionary)

Examples

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.