limy in a sentence

Example sentences for limy

Then, for millions of years, the dead shells and limy parts of marine animals slowly piled deeper and deeper.
Agatized coral occurs when silica in the ocean water hardens, replacing the limy corals with a form of quartz know as chalcedony.
Over time, this jumble of dead corals on the sea floor was buried in an ooze of limy mud.
Reefs were built up from the limy skeletons of corals.
More common even in the driest deserts are sandstone caves eroded in part by water, particularly if the sandstone is limy.
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