pyroxenite

noun py·rox·e·nite \ pī-ˈräk-sə-ˌnīt , pə- \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of pyroxenite

:an igneous rock that is free from olivine and is composed essentially of pyroxene

pyroxenitic

play \pī-ˌräk-sə-ˈni-tik, pə-\ adjective

First Known Use of pyroxenite

1845


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