amphibolitic

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  • amphibolitic — adjective Of, pertaining to, or composed of an amphibolite …   Wiktionary

  • amphibolitic — am·phib·o·lit·ic …   English syllables

  • amphibolitic — adjective see amphibolite …   Useful english dictionary

  • amphibolite — amphibolitic /am fib euh lit ik/, adj. /am fib euh luyt /, n. Petrog. a metamorphic rock composed mainly of amphibole and plagioclase. [1825 35; AMPHIBOLE + ITE1] * * * Igneous or metamorphic rock composed largely or dominantly of amphibole… …   Universalium

  • Mylonite — An amphibolitic mylonite showing a number of (rotated) porphyroclasts: a clear red garnet left in the picture while smaller white feldspar porphyroclasts can be found all over. Location: the tectonic contact between th …   Wikipedia

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  • Churchill craton — North America cratons and basement rock. The Churchill craton is colored in blue and labelled as the Churchill collision on this map. The Churchill craton is the northwest section of the Canadian Shield and stretches from southern Saskatchewan… …   Wikipedia

  • Talc carbonate — is a geologic term for a suite of rock and mineral compositions found in metamorphic ultramafic rocks.The term refers to the two most common end member minerals found within ultramafic rocks which have undergone talc carbonation or carbonation… …   Wikipedia

  • Beil — Küchenbeil Das Beil (althochdt. bīhal, altengl. bil ‚Hiebschwert‘), altertümlich auch Barte, ist eine kleinere, einhändig verwendete Form der Axt. Dieses kurzstielige Gerät findet sowohl als Waffe als auch als Werkzeug Verwendung. Die Schneide… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Schuhleistenkeil — Schuhleistenkeile (vorne), Sichelrekonstruktion und Beile (Hinten) um 5000 v. Chr. Der Schuhleistenkeil ist eine in der Archäologie verbreitete Bezeichnung für Dechsel aus überschliffenem Felsgestein, die als Formentyp zu den… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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