orthoquartzite

noun

or·​tho·​quartzite
¦ȯ(r)thō+
: a quartzite of sedimentary origin

Word History

Etymology

orth- + quartzite

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“Orthoquartzite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/orthoquartzite. Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

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