Difference between revisions of "Basanite"

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basanita (Esp.); basanite (Port.),Bassanit (Deut.)
 
basanita (Esp.); basanite (Port.),Bassanit (Deut.)
  
== Authority ==
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==Resources and Citations==
  
 
* ''The American Heritage Dictionary'' or ''Encarta'', via Microsoft Bookshelf 98, Microsoft Corp., 1998
 
* ''The American Heritage Dictionary'' or ''Encarta'', via Microsoft Bookshelf 98, Microsoft Corp., 1998
  
* ''Encyclopedia Britannica'', http://www.britannica.com  Comment: "Basanite." Encyclopædia Britannica. 2004.  Encyclopædia Britannica Premium Service.  9 May 2004 .
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* ''Encyclopedia Britannica'', https://www.britannica.com/topic/Britannica-Online Comment: "Basanite." Accessed 9 May 2004.
  
  
  
 
[[Category:Materials database]]
 
[[Category:Materials database]]

Latest revision as of 10:38, 2 May 2022

Description

A gray to black igneous rock composed primarily of Plagioclase. Basanite is found in Spain, Hungary, Italy, New Zealand, and the southwestern United States and has been used as a Touchstone.

Synonyms and Related Terms

basanita (Esp.); basanite (Port.),Bassanit (Deut.)

Resources and Citations

  • The American Heritage Dictionary or Encarta, via Microsoft Bookshelf 98, Microsoft Corp., 1998