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What does CID stand for?

CID stands for Channel Iron Deposit

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Sydney, Australia, June 2, 2010 - (ABN Newswire) - Dynasty Metals Australia Limited (ASX:DMA) commences its 2010 exploration and drilling campaign to: - Further test and expand its 453Mt JORC compliant Inferred Resource at the Spearhole Detrital Channel Iron Deposit in the Pilbara - Drill test "extension" areas to the south and south east of established resource - Drill for hidden hard-rock hematite (DSO) deposits - Drill iron-rich zones within the large Basal Conglomerate hard-rock formation.
Spearhole and Northern Channel Iron ProspectsThe drilling completed in the December 2009 quarter, intersected several Tertiary Channel Iron deposits (CID) which were based on sub-crop of Channel Iron and a very large area of younger, Detrital Channel Iron (DID) with thicknesses from surface ranging from 15 to 35m.
In the eastern parts of the Pilbara Mesa development is less prominent and commercial deposits exist in-situ and consist of weathered magnetite (Haematite) such as the Brockman Formation at Mt Whaleback or are represented by iron concentrated through remobilisation in massive Quaternary sedimentary Channel Iron Deposits such as at Yandicoogina.