(US also eolian)
Relating to or arising from the action of the wind: fluvial and eolian sediments
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- Where cored the Auk Formation is easily identified because of the preservation of aeolian dune facies.
- The term also acknowledges the predominant aeolian dune component of the coastal barriers.
- The shallow soils are derived from fluvial gravel overlain by multiple ash deposits and aeolian dust.
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