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Corrugated Iron Pan


THE morphology of lateritic and ironstone concretions is generally attributed to soil texture1, groundwater movements2,3 and variations in the soil aggregates upon which deposition takes place4,5.

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Ho, R. Corrugated Iron Pan. Nature 180, 1276–1277 (1957).

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