Definition of Amphibolites

1. Noun. (plural of amphibolite) ¹



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Definition of Amphibolites

1. amphibolite [n] - See also: amphibolite

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Amphibolites

amphibious car
amphibious demonstration
amphibious landing
amphibious operation
amphibious vehicle
amphibiously
amphibiousness
amphiblastic
amphibole
amphibole group
amphiboles
amphibolic
amphibolic fistula
amphibolies
amphibolite
amphibolites (current term)
amphibolitic
amphibologia
amphibological
amphibologically
amphibologies
amphibology
amphibolous
amphiboly
amphibrach
amphibrachic
amphibrachs
amphicarpous
amphicelous
amphicentric

Literary usage of Amphibolites

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1. Report of the Annual Meeting (1885)
"The paper closed with a short account of some of these amphibolites. The author first gave a short account of the investigations which have bees made on ..."

2. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1910)
"The amphibolites are typical rocks of the ... The sedimentary amphibolites or para-amphibolites, les common than those above described, are frequent in scri ..."

3. The Geology of Belgium and the French Ardennes by Geologists' Association, Jules Auguste Alexandre Gosselet, Thomas George Bonney, Aimé Louis Rutot, Ernest van den Broeck, William Topley (1885)
"(3) The amphibolites—these may be briefly described as rather compact greenstones, sometimes exhibiting a decidedly slaty or schistose structure, ..."

4. The Journal of Geology by University of Chicago Department of Geology and Paleontology (1907)
"The mode is similar in the pyroxenites and in certain amphibolites. In other amphibolites, the corundum is irregularly disseminated in grains, plates, ..."

5. The Canadian Record of Science by Natural History Society of Montreal (1903)
"Regarding the amphibolites, the evidence is less conclusive. ... These facts concerning the amphibolites, added to their probable lower content of lime and ..."

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