ijolite

noun ijo·lite \ ˈē(y)əˌlīt , ˈiyəˌ- \

Definition of ijolite

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

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Origin and Etymology of ijolite

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


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