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Till

1. A term for government funds.

2. A British term for a cash register.
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W, 1931, An ancient tillite in South West Africa: Transactions of the Geological Society of South Africa, v.
The reservoirs are unusual in that many of them are periglacial sandstones often sealed by glacial tillites, one of the few areas in the world where deposits of this type host commercial hydrocarbon reserves - see Oman survey in Vol.
Harland understood that the tillites were glacially formed and realized that they appeared in the rock record just below strata bearing Ediacaran fossils, the earliest abundant multicellular life detected in the rock record.
The two permit areas are underlain by greywacke schists and supposed marine-laid tillites and In Darset has single basin of Pan-African conglomerates surrounding an anorogenic alkaline complex.
Many Fms are periglacial sandstones sealed by glacial tillites.
2007) indicate the hillslope soils to be pedologically complex, reflecting variable parent materials of interbedded tillites, quartzite shales, and massive quartzites (upper slopes), and fine grained siltstone, mudstones, and shales (lower slopes) (Burra 1:250000 sheet, Geological Survey of South Australia 1964).