ijolite

noun
ijo·​lite | \ ˈē(y)əˌlīt, ˈiyəˌ- \
plural -s

Definition of ijolite

: a granular igneous rock consisting chiefly of nephelite and augite typically with calcite, apatite, and titanite accessories

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History and Etymology for ijolite

Swedish Ijo, river and village in Finland + English -lite

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“Ijolite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ijolite. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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