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Definition of sedimentary adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

sedimentary

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˌsedɪˈmentri//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌsedɪˈmentri//
 
(geology)
 
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connected with or formed from the sand, stones, mud, etc. that settle at the bottom of lakes, etc. sedimentary rocks
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: sedimentary