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Definition of Psammite

Psammite
Psammite Psam"mite, n. [Gr. ? sandy, from ? sand: cf. F. psammite.] (Min.) A species of micaceous sandstone. -- Psam*mit"ic, a.

Meaning of Psammite from wikipedia

- Psammite (Gr****: psammos, "sand") is a general term for sandstone. It is equivalent to the Latin-derived term arenite and is commonly used in various publications...
- related adjective is arenaceous. The equivalent Gr****-derived term is psammite, though this is more commonly used for metamorphosed sediments. Since it...
- The Sand Reckoner (Gr****: Ψαμμίτης, Psammites) is a work by Archimedes, an Ancient Gr**** mathematician of the 3rd century BC, in which he set out to determine...
- In places, the paragneisses include clinopyroxene-hornblende-bearing psammites, garnet (grossular)-diopside marbles, and biotite-graphite phyllites....
- number, approximately 7.760271×10206544. In this treatise, also known as Psammites, Archimedes counts the number of grains of sand that will fit inside the...
- Oligotrema - now included in the family Molgulidae Oligotrema lyra Oligotrema psammites Genus Sorbera - accepted as Oligotrema Bourne, 1903 Sorbera unigonas -...
- geology almost entirely comprises the Beinn Bheula Schist Formation - psammite and pelite with a Siluro-Devonian **** prominent round the northern and...
- Co**** gravel(ly) psephite (psephitic) rudite (rudaceous) Medium sand(y) psammite (psammitic) arenite (arenaceous) Fine clay(ey) pelite (pelitic) lutite...
- clay-rich) Limestone Calc–silicate rock Mudstone Pelite Siltstone Semi-pelite Sandstone Psammite, Quartzite Conglomerate Metaconglomerate Shale Slate...
- formations: Glen Banchor Subgroup Dava Subgroup Slochd Psammite Formation Flichity Semipelite Beinn Bhreac Psammite Creag Buidhe Semipelite Badenoch Group rocks...
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