Definition of Interbedded

1. Adjective. (geology) Occurring between beds of rock. ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Interbedded

1. interbed [v] - See also: interbed

Lexicographical Neighbors of Interbedded

interatrial septum
interaural
interauricular
interauricular arc
interaxal
interaxes
interaxial
interaxillary
interaxis
interband
interbank
interbank loan
interbasin
interbeat
interbed
interbedded (current term)
interbedding
interbeds
interbehavior
interbehavioral
interbehaviors
interbeing
interbeings
interbellum
interbinary
interblend
interblended
interblending
interblends
interblock

Literary usage of Interbedded

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences by New York Academy of Sciences (1916)
"interbedded coamo limestone layers with massive tuffs This formation Is seen at the military road crossing of the Descalabrado River. presence of fragments ..."

2. Geology by Alexander Henry Green (1882)
"Fragmental interbedded Rocks.—The fragmental products of volcanic action give rise to rocks which are necessarily for the most part of an interbedded ..."

3. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Held at Philadelphia for by American Philosophical Society (1904)
"... but the planes of contact of most of the dikes are approximately perpendicular to the bedding planes of the tuff and interbedded limy layers. ..."

4. Maryland Geological Survey by Maryland Geological Survey (1913)
"... 86.5 4287 Thin-bedded green sandstone with interbedded green shale ... 35.2 4055 interbedded green and brown shale breaking irregularly ..."

5. Contributions to the Pre-Cambrian Geology of Northern Michigan and Wisconsin by Rolland Craten Allen, L. P. Barrett, Ermine Cowles Case, W. I. Robinson (1915)
"interbedded slate and graywacke. With the exception of the increasing importance of interbedded clastic sediments the Ironwood formation east of T 47 N, ..."

6. Sessional Papers by Ontario Legislative Assembly (1906)
"The range in which the ore is found occurs as a steep narrow hill of green schist interbedded with lenses of magnetite. A tunnel 288 feet long has been ..."

7. Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland: A Survey of Scottish Topography, Staistical by Francis Hindes Groome (1885)
"... as the Coal-measures rest directly on the Carboniferous Limestone, even where the interbedded volcanic rocks at the top of the latter series are not ..."

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