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porphyry

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

definition Igneous rock that contains conspicuous phenocrysts in a finer grained groundmass; groundmass itself may be phaneritic or fine-grained. more like this
source LeMaitre et al. 2002 more like this
type
Resource original
Concept original
broader
http://resource.geosciml.org/classifier/cgi/lithology/igneous_rock original
narrower porphyry original
in scheme simplelithology original
is primary topic of porphyry