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The internal organization of speleothems
A. Charles Self - (33/1,2004)
Speleothems are secondary cave mineral deposits whose internal organization can be studied by mineralogical techniques. The ontogeny of minerals is a technique developed in Russia whereby individual crystals and their aggregates are studied as physical bodies rather than as mineral species. This paper gives a concise guide to the terminology of ontogeny, as applied to cave mineral deposits.
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