granulite

noun gran·u·lite \ ˈgran-yə-ˌlīt \

Definition of granulite

: a granular metamorphic rock consisting mainly of feldspar and quartz

granulitic

play \ˌgran-yə-ˈli-tik\ adjective

First Known Use of granulite

1849

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