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red clay

noun, Geology.
a brown to red, widely distributed deep-sea deposit consisting chiefly of microscopic particles and tinted red by iron oxides and manganese.
Origin of red clay
Middle English word dating back to 1350-1400
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red-clay, adjective Unabridged
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