Felsite



[fel-sahyt] /ˈfɛl saɪt/

noun
1.
a dense, fine-grained, igneous rock consisting typically of feldspar and quartz, both of which may appear as phenocrysts.
/ˈfɛlsaɪt/
noun
1.
any fine-grained igneous rock consisting essentially of quartz and feldspar
felsite
(fěl’sīt’)
A fine-grained, light-colored igneous rock, consisting mainly of feldspar and quartz.

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