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sedimentary

adjective     /ˌsed.ɪˈmen.tər.i/ US  /-t̬ɚ.i/ specialized
(of rock ) made from sediment left by the action of water , ice , or wind : sedimentary rock Types of rockPrecious and semi-precious stones
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