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boninite

http://resource.geosciml.org/classifier/cgi/lithology/boninite

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http://resource.geosciml.org/classifier/cgi/lithology/andesite original
narrower boninite original
http://resource.geosciml.org/classifier/cgi/lithology/high_magnesium_fine_grained_igneous_rocks original
narrower boninite original
definition andesitic rock that contains more than 8 percent MgO. Typically consists of phenocrysts of protoenstatite, orthopyroxene, clinopyroxene, and olivine in a glassy base full of crystallites, and exhibits textures characterisitc of rapid crystal growth. more like this
source LeMaitre et al. 2002 more like this
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is primary topic of boninite