Benches

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A name applied to ledges of all kinds of rock that are shaped like steps or terraces. They may be developed either naturally in the ordinary processes of land degradation, faulting, and the like; or by artificial excavation in mines and quarries.

Source: Dictionary of Mining, Mineral, and Related Terms


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