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addaword.gifdefinition of sedimentology

noun
the study of sedimentary rocks
However, information on deep-sea sediments remained very meager until the expedition of the Challenger that produced the basis for marine sedimentology.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 19/06/2013 12:08:00
Definition of sedimentology from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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