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estratificación... festoneada

English translation: festoon bedding

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Spanish term or phrase:estratificación festoneada
English translation:festoon bedding
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00:27 Jun 14, 2001
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Spanish term or phrase: estratificación... festoneada
Los canales distributarios con influencia marina se piensa que tienen un fuerte componente de mareas. Estos son, en general, de grano grueso a fino con ciclos grano-decrecientes y contienen estratificación cruzada planar-tabular y festoneada.
Jess Paredes
festoon-bedding
Explanation:
A type of cross stratification in which deposition takes place in small troughs and gulleys, the bedding surfaces of the sediments being approximately parallel to the walls of the trough. In a thick serios of sediments which desplay festoon-bedding, successive troughs develop by the erosion of eralier ones, with the partial removal of the contained sediment; thus, ia s section at right angles to the line of the channels, a complex patter is observable.
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FJPN
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Local time: 09:56
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FJPN, Gracias por tu ayuda experta. Nunca había visto algo así.

Saludos, Jesús
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nafestoon-beddingFJPN
nastratification ... crenated
Brigitte Gendebien


  

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14 mins
stratification ... crenated


Explanation:
estratificación: stratification, lamination

festoneado:
nicking,
notching,

festoneado;
borde festoneado:
curled edge

hendido;
festoneado:
crenated;
crenate

alambrón en rollo,incluido el alambrón festoneado : hot-rolled wide strips

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Brigitte Gendebien
Belgium
Local time: 09:56
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
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19 mins
festoon-bedding


Explanation:
A type of cross stratification in which deposition takes place in small troughs and gulleys, the bedding surfaces of the sediments being approximately parallel to the walls of the trough. In a thick serios of sediments which desplay festoon-bedding, successive troughs develop by the erosion of eralier ones, with the partial removal of the contained sediment; thus, ia s section at right angles to the line of the channels, a complex patter is observable.

FJPN
Spain
Local time: 09:56
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in pair: 116
Grading comment
FJPN, Gracias por tu ayuda experta. Nunca había visto algo así.

Saludos, Jesús

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