Definition of turbiditic in English:


Pronunciation /ˌtərbiˈditik/



See turbidite

‘It comprises turbiditic elastic rocks with cherts, pillow lavas and greenstones.’
  • ‘These beds are commonly channelized and always exhibit erosive bases incised into underlying fine-grained turbiditic sandstones.’
  • ‘The breccia is interpreted as a turbiditic debris layer, typical of the outer edge of the slope.’
  • ‘Mehl argued for a turbiditic origin for the Arnager limestone.’
  • ‘It has been interpreted as having been deposited in an offshore, inner basinal to turbiditic basinal environment.’