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Silt is a kind of clastic sedimentary with a grain size between 2 and 63 micrometers. If the grain size is larger than 63 microns the sedimentis is called sand. Less than 2 micrometers than it is clay. If silt is hardened into rock by diagenesis it is called siltstone.

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