Rock definition

Rock means the body of consolidated or partially consolidated material composed of minerals at or below the land surface. Rock includes bedrock and partially weathered rock that is hard and cannot be dug with hand tools. The upper boundary of rock is "saprolite," "soil," or the land surface.
Rock means the consolidated or partially consolidated mineral matter or aggregate, including weathered rock or saprolite, not exhibiting soil properties, and exposed at the surface or overlain by soil.
Rock means the consolidated or partially consolidated mineral matter or aggregate, including bedrock or weathered rock, not exhibiting the properties of soil.

Examples of Rock in a sentence

  • Rock blasting near settlement areas shall be properly coordinated with the relevant officers of the Government so as to minimize noise pollution and community interference.

  • Currently TrANS has expanded to include TrANS program locations to serve contractors in Southeast (Milwaukee and surrounding counties), Southcentral (Dane County and surrounding counties including Rock County), and most Northeastern Wisconsin counties from locations in Keshena, Rhinelander and surrounding far Northern areas.

  • It has been accepted for inclusion in University of Arkansas at Little Rock Law Review by an authorized editor of Bowen Law Repository: Scholarship & Archives.

  • The Little Rock School District, for the 2014-15 school year, agrees to employ him/her, Party of the Second Part, as provided herein: SERVICE: Party of the Second Part agrees to perform services as assigned by the LRSD Superintendent or the employee’s Principal.

  • The Little Rock School District, for the 2015-16 school year, agrees to employ him/her, Party of the Second Part, as provided herein: SERVICE: Party of the Second Part agrees to perform services as assigned by the LRSD Superintendent or the employee’s Principal.


More Definitions of Rock

Rock means any hard natural or artificial material requiring the use of approved pneumatic or hydraulic breakers and tools for its removal but excluding individual masses less than 0.5 m3.
Rock means a naturally occurring aggregation of one or more naturally occurring minerals that is 2 millimetres or larger in size or that does not pass the US #10 sieve; (“roche”)
Rock means all substances that are mined from the Property and sold by the Optionee that are not Minerals.
Rock means any portion of the earth’s crust, whether consolidated or not;
Rock means the body of consolidated or partially consolidated material composed of minerals at
Rock means, for the purposes of estimating ground cover, mineral or rock fragments which are one square centimeter in size or larger and occur on or in the soil. A synonym is coarse fragments.
Rock means all types of overburden, waste, secondary ore and Rock Phosphate ore of all the types, grades and categories encountered at Jhamarkotra Mines.