Diatom Ooze

Science / Geology / Diatom Ooze: A seafloor sediment that consists of at least 30% diatom remains.

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Ooze Adjective Synonyms: slime, muck, mud, mire, silt, sludge, sediment, slush, goo, gunk, guck, glop, goop
Ooze Adverb Synonyms: exude, weep, seep, secrete, bleed, leak, drain, trickle, emit, discharge
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Foraminiferal Ooze

Science / Geology / Foraminiferal Ooze: A calcareous sediment composed of the shells of dead Foraminifera. MORE

Radiolarian Ooze

Science / Geology / Radiolarian Ooze: A deep-sea pelagic sediment that contains at least 30% siliceous radiolarian remains. MORE

Spring Diatom Increase

Science / Marine Biology / Spring Diatom Increase: The major rapid population increase of diatoms, occurring in the spring in temperate-boreal latitudes MORE

Diatomite

Science / Geology / Diatomite: A light colored, fine-grained siliceous sedimentary rock that forms from a sediment rich in diatom remains. MORE

Diatomic Molecule

Science / Chemistry / Diatomic Molecule: A molecule that contains only two atoms. All of the noninert gases occur as diatomic molecules; e. G. Hydrogen, oxygen, nitrogen, fluorine, and chlorine are H2, O2, N2, F2, and Cl2, respectively. MORE

Diatom Ooze

Science / Geology / Diatom Ooze: A seafloor sediment that consists of at least 30% diatom remains. MORE

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