Dictionary of Geotourism

2020 Edition
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Type Geological Section

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-2538-0_2624

A type geological section is also known as a standard geological section. It refers to an actual (or inferred) section in a certain direction that shows the geological characteristics (e.g., strata, structures, lithology) of the ground surface or the area at a certain depth.

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