What does andesite mean?

andesite meaning in General Dictionary

An eruptive stone allied to trachyte consisting essentially of a triclinic feldspar with pyroxene hornblende or hypersthene

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  • a dark grey volcanic rock
  • An eruptive stone allied to trachyte, consisting essentially of a triclinic feldspar, with pyroxene, hornblende, or hypersthene.

andesite meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) An eruptive rock allied to trachyte, consisting essentially of a triclinic feldspar, with pyroxene, hornblende, or hypersthene.


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Keechelus andesite series 4000 ft.

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