Unstratified
Unstratified Un*strat"i*fied, a. (Geol.) Not stratified; -- applied to massive rocks, as granite, porphyry, etc., and also to deposits of loose material, as the glacial till, which occur in masses without layers or strata. [1913 Webster]

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  • unstratified — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • unstratified — /un strat euh fuyd /, adj. not stratified; not arranged in strata or layers: unstratified rocks. [1765 75; UN 1 + STRATIFIED] * * * …   Universalium

  • unstratified — /ʌnˈstrætəfaɪd/ (say un stratuhfuyd) adjective not stratified; not arranged in strata or layers: unstratified rocks (such as the igneous rocks granite, porphyry, etc.) …   Australian English dictionary

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  • unstratified — un·stratified …   English syllables

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  • moraine — morainal, morainic, adj. /meuh rayn /, n. 1. a ridge, mound, or irregular mass of unstratified glacial drift, chiefly boulders, gravel, sand, and clay. 2. a deposit of such material left on the ground by a glacier. [1780 90; < F < Savoyard dial.… …   Universalium

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