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granulite

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noun gran·u·lite \ˈgran-yə-ˌlīt\

Definition of granulite

  1. :  a granular metamorphic rock consisting mainly of feldspar and quartz

granulitic

play \ˌgran-yə-ˈli-tik\ adjective


1849

First Known Use of granulite

1849


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