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tailings

Residual gamma-radiation-rich, sandy waste remaining after extraction of uranium from mined ore.
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The trek is not without hazard: If you start at dawn, temperatures can approach freezing at the top; then you may plunge through blustering winds or fog or rain that slickens the road.
HCl# Hira soil profile (Schist derived) Ap e A2 e Pressure faces on ped surface A3 e Non-interesting slicken slides A4 e Non-interesting slicken slides Bidar soil profile (Basalt derived) Ap - A2 - Pressure faces on ped surface Bss - Slickensides on ped surface Cr/B Bed rock Shahabad soil profile (Limestone derived) Ap - A2 - A3 - Non-interesting slicken slides A4 - Non-interesting slicken slides # c: clay; e: effervesence * 2: moderate; 3: strong; f: fine; m: medium; c: coarse; gr: granular; sbk: sub-angular blocky; abk: angular blocky.
The second cleavage crenulates and transposes the first, which typically carries a slicken lineation where lithons are deformed by crenulation.