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interbedded

[ in-ter-bed-id ]
/ ˌɪn tərˈbɛd ɪd /
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adjective (of a rock, mineral, etc.)
lying between beds or strata of a different rock or mineral; interstratified.
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Origin of interbedded

First recorded in 1870–75; inter- + bed + -ed3
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British Dictionary definitions for interbedded

interbedded
/ (ˌɪntəˈbɛdɪd) /

adjective
geology occurring between beds, esp (of lava flows or sills) occurring between strata of a different origin or character
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