calcareous tuff

известковая накипь
известковый туф

English-Russian dictionary of geology. 2011.

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  • calc-tufa — noun a soft porous rock consisting of calcium carbonate deposited from springs rich in lime • Syn: ↑tufa • Hypernyms: ↑rock, ↑stone * * * ˈkalk|tüfə noun or calc tuff ˌtəf, üf …   Useful english dictionary

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