Definition of Nephelines
1. nepheline [n] - See also: nepheline
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Nephelines
Literary usage of Nephelines
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Report of Meeting by ANZAAS, ANZAAS. (1891)
"Small idiomorphic nephelines numerous. Large crystals of sanidine and plagioclase frequent, the former apparently predominating. ..."
2. Annual Report of the United States Geological Survey to the Secretary of the by Geological Survey (U.S.) (1895)
"In all of the masses the rock with large nephelines grades into the customary ... these nephelines never have cores of augite and are exceptionally strong ..."
3. Journal and Proceedings of the Royal Society of New South Wales by Royal Society of New South Wales (1901)
"in microstructure between the large and the small crystals; (c) there is a total absence of any trace of resorption ; (d) the larger nephelines are ..."
4. Chemical Abstracts by American Chemical Society (1916)
"... 3170) that the nephelines heretofore analyzed have consisted of a mixt, of i primary mineral with ..."
5. The Study of Rocks: An Elementary Text-book of Petrology by Frank Rutley (1888)
"Microliths of hornblende are comparatively rare, although they do occur in the nephelines of some ..."