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(English) Rock formation consisting of the calcareous skeletons of certain coelenterates (especially stony corals) coralline algae, mollusks, certain sponges (sclerosponges), and/or other organisms. (See also: coelenterates, molluscs, coralline algae)
(French) Formation du roche qui consiste en les squelettes calcaires des certains coelentérés (coraux particulièrement rocailleux) algue corallienne, mollusques, certaines éponges (les éponges sclérotes), et/ou autres organismes. (See also: coelenterates, molluscs, coralline algae)
(Portuguese) Formação rochosa constituída por esqueletos de certos celenterados. (See also: coelenterates, molluscs, coralline algae)

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