Definition of dolostone in English:
noun[mass noun] Geology
Rock consisting of dolomite.
- For petroleum engineering, this development is the most important aspect, especially when comparing limestone with dolostone sequences.
- The entire north area consists of Quaternary sediments, while the surrounding uplands are dolostone, limestone, and sandstone of upper Silurian to lower Devonian origin, plus associated till.
- The canyon system cuts down through marine sandstone, siltstone and dolostone.
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