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  • Limestone | Definition of Limestone at Dictionary

    Limestone definition, a sedimentary rock consisting predominantly of calcium carbonate, varieties of which are formed from the skeletons of marine microorganisms and coral: used as a building stone and in the manufacture of lime. See more.

  • Skeletal Limestone Classification1 | Classification of ...

    The writers have reviewed past usage of these terms and, from this review, propose a threefold classification of skeletal limestone deposits based on their organic content, shape, and origin. Skeletal limestones are defined as rocks which consist of, or owe their characteristics to, the in-place accumulation of calcareous skeletal material.

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