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Fractured rock (Rbertj)

Definition
Rock that has been split into two or more pieces by local separation or a discontinuity plane in a geologic formation. (Source: Team)
Broader Term
Rocks by properties (Rbert)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Bedrock (Rbertb)
Boulders (Rbertc)
Breccia (Rbertd)
Crystalline rocks (Rbertf)
Decomposed rock (Rberth)
Manganese nodules (Rbertm)
Organic rocks (Rbertp)
Overburdens (Rbertq)
Soft rock (Rbertr)
Strata (Rberts)
Weak rock (Rbertt)
Weathered rock (Rbertw)