andesinite

noun an·de·si·nite \ˈandəzəˌnīt\

Definition of andesinite

plural

-s

  1. :  a leucocratic rock composed essentially of andesine

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Origin and Etymology of andesinite

andesine + -ite


First Known Use: 1877


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