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old red sandstone


from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. a series of red sandstone rocks situated below the rocks of the Carboniferous age and comprising various strata of siliceous sandstones and conglomerates. See Sandstone, and the Chart of Geology.


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