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marl
American English: /mɑrl/
British English: /mɑːl/

Translation of marl in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • marga (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • The covering of the basin floor during periods of enhanced moisture conditions allows the deposition of lacustrine sediments such as marls and clays.
    • Basement rocks consist of Tortonian volcanic rocks unconformably overlain by Messinian (uppermost Miocene) marine marls, coral-reef limestones and carbonate breccias.
    • The sediments include lacustrine freshwater limestones, silts, marls, occasional sands and local lignite.
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