OTHER WORDS FROM sedimentarysed·i·men·tar·i·ly [sed-uh-muhn-tair-uh-lee, sed-uh-muhn-ter-], /ˌsɛd ə mənˈtɛər ə li, ˈsɛd ə mənˌtɛr-/, adverbun·sed·i·men·tar·i·ly, adverbun·sed·i·men·ta·ry, adjective
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The three types are igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic rock.
Like Kodiak, the western fan was built slowly over time by the deposition of sedimentary layers transported by water.NASA's Perseverance Mars Rover Found Some Boulders. That's a Much Bigger Deal Than it Seems|Jeffrey Kluger|October 7, 2021|Time
For example, the tilted layers of sedimentary rock and cementlike mixtures of coarse sand and pebbles in this rock feature, nicknamed “Delta Scarp,” confirm the delta’s wet history.See some of the most intriguing photos from NASA’s Perseverance rover so far|Lisa Grossman|August 19, 2021|Science News
Their sedimentary remains formed the building blocks of limestone and other soluble rocks.How Earth’s tumultuous history gave the Mid-Atlantic its beloved destinations|Walter Nicklin|June 4, 2021|Washington Post
“I’m trying to do justice to my feeling of what the mind is like — it’s sedimentary,” Sacks told Joshua Rothman in a New Yorker profile.
He kept encasing his answers in sedimentary layers of facts and assertions.
The foot plateau which succeeds is composed of sedimentary rocks dating from Trias to Jurassic.
The "erratics" comprised a great variety of metamorphic and igneous rocks, and, on a more limited scale, sedimentary types.The Home of the Blizzard|Douglas Mawson
Here the material is redeposited in sedimentary strata, and this may emerge into the light in the ages yet to be.Your National Parks|Enos A. Mills
At Vanmater's, the metalliferous clay marl is overlaid by a grayish sedimentary limestone.
An important class of rocks occurring in the Catoctin Belt is the sedimentary series.