Definitions

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  • adj. Of or pertaining to tholeiite.

Etymologies

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From tholeiite +‎ -ic.

Examples

  • John W. Shervais, Scott K. Vetter, 2009, High-K alkali basalts of the Western Snake River Plain (Idaho): Abrupt transition from tholeiitic to mildly alkaline plume-derived basalts

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  • adj., tholeiite-related

    July 11, 2008