Definition of Holocrystalline. Meaning of Holocrystalline. Synonyms of Holocrystalline

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Definition of Holocrystalline

Holocrystalline
Holocrystalline Hol`o*crys"tal*line, a. [Holo + crystalline.] (Min.) Completely crystalline; -- said of a rock like granite, all the constituents of which are crystalline.

Meaning of Holocrystalline from wikipedia

- used. Geologists describe four qualitative levels of crystallinity: holocrystalline rocks are completely crystalline; hypocrystalline rocks are partially...
- Nepheline syenite is a holocrystalline plutonic rock that consists largely of nepheline and alkali feldspar. The rocks are mostly pale colored, grey or...
- also called dolerite (/ˈdɒl.əˌraɪt/) or microgabbro, is a mafic, holocrystalline, subvolcanic rock equivalent to volcanic basalt or plutonic gabbro...
- from the slow cooling of magnesium-rich and iron-rich magma into a holocrystalline m**** deep beneath the Earth's surface. Slow-cooling, co****-grained...
- tremolite-talc schist is not generally considered as 'amphibolite'. A holocrystalline plutonic igneous rock composed primarily of hornblende amphibole is...
- which is made of the mineral olivine Es****ite – Dark gray or black holocrystalline plutonic rock Foidolite – Igneous rock rich in feldspathoid minerals...
- monzogabbro (/ˈnɛfəˌlɪn ˌmɒnzoʊˈɡæbroʊ, -ˌliːn-/), is a dark gray or black holocrystalline plutonic igneous rock. Its name is derived from the type locality in...
- Alkali feldspar granite Igneous rock Alkali feldspar granite. Holocrystalline texture, co****-grained. Great amounts of pot****ium feldspar (orthoclase...
- Glomeroporphyritic Gneissose; gneissic Granoblastic Granophyric Granulitic Graphic Holocrystalline Hyaline texture Hyalopilitic Imbricate Jointed Kelyphitic Lepidoblastic...
- some interstitial gl**** in addition to crystalline minerals. Contrast holocrystalline. hinge The zone of maximum curvature of a fold. hinge line A line joining...