diadactic

adjective
di·​a·​dac·​tic | \ ¦dīə¦daktik \

Definition of diadactic

geology
: having reference to a bedding sequence in sediments or sedimentary rocks that is characterized by the repetition of a pair of unlike laminae the diadactic structure of varved clay

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History and Etymology for diadactic

diad + -actic (as in syntactic)

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“Diadactic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/diadactic. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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