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页岩
Simplified 页岩
Traditional 頁岩
Related words 页岩的 
Pin Yin
ye4 yan2
English
  • shale
Examples:
1. 蚀变的砂岩和页岩是很重要的。
Alternating sandstones and shales are regarded as important.
2. 在爱沙尼亚,已有三种页岩焦油用作蒽油或氯化蒽油的替换物。
In Estonia three types of shale tar have been used as alternatives to anthracene oil or carbolineum.
3. 在这些页岩里有产油的有机物质。
Oil-yielding organic matter is contained in the shales.
4. 页岩受岩石覆盖物或地壳运动造成的巨大压力,可能变质,成为板岩。
Shale that has been subjected to great pressure from overlying masses of rock or through movements of the earth's crust may be metamorphosed into slate.
5. 在地下,压力封闭的有效性可以通过计算上层页岩的流体压力剖面来估计。
The effectiveness of pressure seals in the subsurface may be evaluated by making a calculated fluidpressure profile of the overlying shales.
6. 这个地区的灰岩、砂岩和页岩都是很柔软的。
The limestone, sandstone and shale of this area were soft.
7. 小范围运动主要从页岩或粘土岩向砂岩或其他渗透性地层中运动。
The principal direction of small-scale movement is from a shale or clay to a sandstone or other permeable bed.
8. 砂岩和页岩单元是同时的。
The sandstone and shale units are of the same age.
9. 夹在其中的页岩层通常是塑性变形。
The shale beds in between generally deform plastically.
10. 局部出现砂质页岩薄层和碳质碎屑。
Thin layers of sandy shale, and carbonaceous fragments are locally present.