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Can you name the Earth science term that start with 'P' that complete these questions?

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A generally flat area of land of low elevation
A loose, unconsolidated, brownish mass of partially decayed plant matter
A very light and porous volcanic rock
The branch of science concerned with fossil animals and plants
The fastest set of earthquake vibrations
A unit of geologic longer than an epoch but shorter than an era
A supercontinent that existed 200-300 million years ago
The point in the moon's orbit closest to the Earth
Rocks and rock materials blown from a volcanic vent
A vertical conduit through the Earth’s crust through which magma has passed
A sedimentary particle between 2 and 64 mm in diameter
A broad, flat desert basin
Soil, rock, or sediment that is frozen for more than two consecutive years
A relatively rigid independent segment of the lithosphere
Basaltic lava forming smooth undulating or ropy masses

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