basalt-porphyry

noun

Definition of basalt-porphyry

: a basalt characterized by prominent phenocrysts of olivine or augite

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“Basalt-porphyry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/basalt-porphyry. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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