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Granitoid Discovered!

Granitoid Technical Terms

Granitoid: a) In the (International Union of Geological Sciences) IUGS classification, a preliminary term (for field use) for a plutonic rock with Q (quartz) between 20 and 40 (%). b) A general term for all phaneritic igneous rocks (mineral crystals visible unaided and all about the same size) dominated by quartz and feldspars. SW & GG

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