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Suspended sediments (Rbesjs)

Definition
Fine material or soil particles that remain suspended by the current until deposited in areas of weaker current. (Source: www.epa.gov/adopt/patch/html/glossary.html)
Broader Term
Soil deposits (Rbesj)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Residual soils (Rbesjr)
Volcanic ash (Rbesjv)