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  • 1 Samian earth — noun An argillaceous astringent soil • • • Main Entry: ↑Samian …

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  • 2 clay — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. earth, potter s clay, kaolin; mud, loam; flesh. See land, substance. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. loess, argil, loam, kaolin, earth, till, wacke, slip, bole, argillaceous earth, marl, potter s clay,… …

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  • 3 clay — [n] workable earth material adobe, argil, argillaceous earth, bole, brick, china material, clunch, earth, kaolin, loam, loess, marl, mud, porcelain material, pottery, slip, terra cotta, till, wacke; concept 509 …

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  • 4 (St.) Michael Crooked Lane —    On the east side of St. Michael s Lane or Crooked Lane, as it is named in some maps (Elmes, 1831). In Candlewick Ward. The parish extends into Bridge Ward Within.    Earliest mention: St. Michael Candelwestrete, 55 H. III. (Anc. Deeds, A.… …

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  • 5 Friedrich Accum — Infobox Scientist name = Friedrich Accum image size = 250px caption = From the European Magazine (1820) engraving by James Thomson. birth date = birth date|mf=yes|1769|03|29 birth place = Bückeburg, Schaumburg Lippe death date = death date and… …

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  • 6 Joseph Aspdin — (December? 1778 – 20 March 1855) was a British cement manufacturer who obtained the patent for Portland cement on 21 October 1824.Joseph Aspdin (or Aspden) was the eldest of the six children of Thomas Aspdin, a bricklayer living in the Hunslet… …

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  • 7 Putumayo River — The Içá or Putumayo River is one of the tributaries of the Amazon River, west of and parallel to the Yapura. It forms part of Colombia s border with Ecuador, as well as most of the frontier with Peru. Known as the Putumayo in the former three… …

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  • 8 Friedrich Accum — (1769−1838). Erstmalig in der Zeitschrift European Magazine aus dem Jahr 1820 abgedruckter Stich von James Thomson. Friedrich Christian Accum (* 29. März 1769 in Bückeburg; † 28. Juni 1838 in Berlin) war ein deutscher Chemiker, dessen Hau …

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  • 9 Friedrich Christian Accum — Friedrich Accum (1769−1838). Erstmalig in der Zeitschrift European Magazine aus dem Jahr 1820 abgedruckter Stich von James Thomson. Friedrich Christian Accum (* 29. März 1769 in Bückeburg; † 28. Juni 1838 in Berlin) war ein deutscher Chemiker …

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  • 10 Lethendy and Kinloch —    LETHENDY and KINLOCH, a parish, in the county of Perth, 4 miles (S. W. by W.) from Blairgowrie; containing 662 inhabitants. These two ancient parishes were united about the year 1806. The district of Lethendy measures five miles from east to… …

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  • 11 Perthshire —    PERTHSHIRE, an inland and most extensive county, nearly in the centre of Scotland, bounded on the north and north west by Inverness shire; on the east by the county of Forfar; on the south east by the counties of Fife and Kinross; on the south …

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  • 12 alumina — n. Oxide of aluminum, argillaceous earth, argil …

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  • 13 argil — n. 1. Potter s clay, white clay. 2. Alumina, argillaceous earth, oxide of aluminium …

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  • 14 clay — n. 1. Argillaceous earth (consisting principally of alumina and silica). 2. [Scriptural or poetic.] Flesh (of man, as perishable), mortal part, earthly part, earthly substance, perishable substance …

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  • 15 Geology of the Australian Capital Territory — Australia grew around three fused pieces of very ancient continental crust (cratons). The geology of the Australian Capital Territory includes rocks dating from the Ordovician around 480 million years ago, whilst most rocks are from the Silurian …

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  • 16 sedimentary rock — Rock formed at or near the Earth s surface by the accumulation and lithification of fragments of preexisting rocks or by precipitation from solution at normal surface temperatures. Sedimentary rocks can be formed only where sediments are… …

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  • 17 Mount Everest — Everest redirects here. For other uses, see Everest (disambiguation). Mount Everest (Qomolongma / Sagarmatha) Highest Mountain in the World …

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  • 18 Mudrock — Glacial Lake Missoula claystone Red mudrock in the Ragged Reef Formation ( …

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  • 19 Metamorphic rock — Metamorphic redirects here. For other uses, see Metamorphic (disambiguation). Quartzite, a form of metamorphic rock, from the Museum of Geology at University of Tartu collection. Metamorphic rock is the transformation of an existing rock type,… …

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  • 20 Sandstone — is a sedimentary rock composed mainly of sand size mineral or rock grains. Most sandstone is composed of quartz and/or feldspar because these are the most common minerals in the Earth s crust. Like sand, sandstone may be any color, but the most… …

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