latite

noun
la·​tite | \ ˈlāˌtīt \
plural -s

Definition of latite

: a lava intermediate between andesite and trachyte that is the extrusive equivalent of monzonite

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History and Etymology for latite

Latium, Italy + English -ite

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“Latite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/latite. Accessed 15 May. 2021.

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