microperthite

noun
mi·​cro·​perthite | \ "+ \

Definition of microperthite

: a perthite the structure of which can be discerned only with the microscope — compare cryptoperthite

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Other Words from microperthite

microperthitic \ "+ \ adjective

History and Etymology for microperthite

German mikroperthit, from mikr- micr- + perthit perthite, from English perthite

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“Microperthite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/microperthite. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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