andesine

noun an·de·sine \ˈandəˌzēn\

Definition of andesine

plural

-s

  1. :  a triclinic feldspar intermediate between albite and anorthite that is an ingredient of andesite

andesinic

\¦andə¦zinik\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of andesine

borrowed from German Andesin, from Andesite andesite + -in 2-ine


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