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Psammite



This article is about a type of sedimentary rock. For the work by Archimedes, Psammites, see The Sand Reckoner.

Psammite (Greek Psammos, Sand) is a general term for a sandstone, most often used to describe a metamorphosed rock unit with a dominantly sandstone protolith.

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See also

Pelite

 
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