mantlerock

noun

Definition of mantlerock

: unconsolidated residual or transported material that overlies or covers the solid rock in place

called also regolith

— compare laterite, saprolite

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“Mantlerock.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mantlerock. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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