rhyodacite

noun

rhyo·​dacite
¦rīō+
: a rock intermediate between rhyolite and dacite that is the extrusive equivalent of granodiorite

Word History

Etymology

rhyolite + dacite

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“Rhyodacite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rhyodacite. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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