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- A batholith (from Gr**** bathos, depth + lithos, rock) is a large m**** of intrusive igneous rock (also called plutonic rock), larger than 100 square kilometres...
- The Wyoming batholith is a granite batholith of Neoarchean origin 2,800 to 2,500 million years ago—which forms the eroded core of the Granite and Laramie...
- Coastal Batholith may refer to: Coastal Batholith of Peru formed in the Mesozoic Coastal Batholith of central Chile formed in the Paleozoic...
- The Cornubian batholith is a large m**** of granite rock, formed about 280 million years ago, which lies beneath much of the south-western peninsula of...
- and solidifies underground to form intrusions, for example plutons, batholiths, ****s, sills, laccoliths, and volcanic necks. Some geologists use the...
- The Sierra Nevada Batholith is a large batholith which forms the core of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in California, exposed at the surface as granite...
- The Boulder Batholith is a relatively small batholith in southwestern Montana, United States, exposed at the surface as granite (more specifically quartz...
- Kalba-Narym batholith or Kalba-Narym granitic batholith is group of plutons and intrusions in the northeastern half of Kazakhstan. The batholith formed in...
- Patagonian Batholith is a collective name for a three batholiths in western and southern Patagonia: North Patagonian Batholith South Patagonian Batholith Tierra...
- The Chilliwack Batholith is a large batholith that forms much of the North Cascades in southwestern British Columbia, Canada and the U.S. state of Washington...
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