Definition of Taxite
1. a volcanic rock [n -S] : TAXITIC [adj]
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Literary usage of Taxite
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1. Pamphlets on Wood Preservation (1909)
"taxite does not injure the skin, discolor the most finely grained wood, ... Do not rub taxite in with the brush. If the first coat fails to remove the paint ..."
2. A Handbook of Rocks, for Use Without the Microscope by James Furman Kemp (1900)
"See under taxite. Augen, the German word for eyes ; used as a prefix before various rock names, but more especially gneiss, to describe larger minerals or ..."
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