taxite

noun tax·ite \ ˈtakˌsīt \

Definition of taxite

plural -s
:volcanic rock of clastic or schlieric appearance due to the aggregation of flows of different colors, textures, granularity, or mineral composition : eutaxite , ataxite

taxitic

\(ˈ)tak¦sitik\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of taxite

German taxit, from tax- + -it -ite


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