rock flour

rock flour
noun finely powdered rock formed by glacial or other erosion.

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  • rock flour — noun : finely powdered rock material produced by grinding action (as of a glacier on its bed) called also glacial meal * * * rock flour noun Finely divided rock material, such as is found under glaciers • • • Main Entry: ↑rock * * * rock flour …   Useful english dictionary

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  • rock flour. — See glacial meal. [1880 85] * * * …   Universalium

  • rock flour. — See glacial meal. [1880 85] …   Useful english dictionary

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