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Silt
Silt is sediment carried along by flowing water and deposited at a bend in a river or at a river's opening. Smaller than Sand and larger than Clay (on the Wentworth Scale), silt particles range from 0.004 Millimeters to 0.062 Millimeters.
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Parents Soil Soil is a substance composed of fine rock material disintegrated by geological processes, mixed with humus, the organic remains of decomposed vegetation.


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