Simple Lithology

pyroxenite

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star this property broader phaneritic igneous rock
star this property narrower pyroxenite
ultramafic igneous rock
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star this property definition Ultramafic phaneritic igneous rock composed almost entirely of one or more pyroxenes and occasionally biotite, hornblende and olivine. Includes rocks defined modally in the ultramafic rock classification as olivine pyroxenite, olivine-hornblende pyroxenite, pyroxenite, orthopyroxenite, clinopyroxenite and websterite. more like this
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clinopyroxenite more like this
orthopyroxenite more like this
websterite more like this
star this property source LeMaitre et al. 2002 more like this
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unstar this property is primary topic of pyroxenite& properties=isPrimaryTopicOf