rutilated quartz

noun
ru·​ti·​lat·​ed quartz | \ ˈrütᵊlˌātə̇d- \

Definition of rutilated quartz

: quartz characterized by the presence of enclosed rutile needles — compare sagenite

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rutile + -ate + -ed

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“Rutilated quartz.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rutilated%20quartz. Accessed 28 Feb. 2021.

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