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1. Silt
* Earthy sediment of fine particles of rock and soil suspended in and carried by water. * Substrate particles 0.004-0.062 mm in diameter.

2. Silt
Particles in siliciclastic sediment that range in size from 0.0039 millimeters (very fine silt) to 0.0625 millimeters (coarse silt), according to the Udden-Wentworth scale . In field geology, a mudrock has silt in it if it feels smooth to the fingers but tastes gritty between the teeth. Silt and clay are collectively classified as mud .

3. Siltation
* The accumulating deposition of eroded material. * The gradual filling in of streams and other bodies of water with sand, silt, and clay.

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