Definition of argillaceous in English:
(Of rocks or sediment) consisting of or containing clay.
- It is predominantly found in the marl areas but also, more rarely, in fine-grained argillaceous limestones.
- The 284 m section is composed of calcareous shales, argillaceous limestone, and limestone.
- They were found as scattered individuals in the argillaceous limestones.
Definition of argillaceous in:
- US English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in India