eclogite

noun ec·lo·gite \ˈekləˌjīt\

Definition of eclogite

plural

-s

  1. :  a metamorphic rock consisting of soda-rich pyroxene and magnesia-rich garnet as essential minerals

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Origin and Etymology of eclogite

French éclogite, from Greek eklogē selection + French -ite


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