ultrabasic

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adjective ul·tra·ba·sic \ˌəl-trə-ˈbā-sik\

Definition of ultrabasic

  1. :  extremely basic an ultrabasic system; specifically :  very low in silica and rich in iron and magnesium minerals dunite and peridotite are ultrabasic rocks

ultrabasic

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Origin and Etymology of ultrabasic

International Scientific Vocabulary


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