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stratotype


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A sequence of sediment or rock at a particular place, in which a stratigraphic unit or boundary is defined, which is used as a global standard for comparing all other stratigraphic units of its kind (defined by age and lithology).

Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography — Environmental Science.


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