• Definition for "picrite"
    • A variety of high-magnesium olivine basalt.
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picrite definition

  • noun:
    • A variety of high-magnesium olivine basalt.
    • A dark green igneous rock, consisting mostly of chrysolite, with hornblende, augite, biotite, etc.
    • A name proposed for example of the many kinds of olivin-rock, regarding whoever nomenclature lithologists tend to be far from becoming in accord.
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