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Descriptor English: Quicksand
Descriptor Spanish: Arena Movediza
Descriptor Portuguese: Areia Movediça
Descriptor French: Sables Mouvants
Tree number(s): SP8.473.654.517.212
Scope note: Satured sandy deposits which, under the influence of hydrostatic pressures, are buoyant and are able to flow (Material II - IDNDR, 1992)
DeCS ID: 34753
Unique ID: DDCS034753
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Quicksand - Preferred
Concept UI FD00060636
Scope note Satured sandy deposits which, under the influence of hydrostatic pressures, are buoyant and are able to flow (Material II - IDNDR, 1992)
Preferred term Quicksand



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