a fine-grained igneous rock rich in silica: the volcanic equivalent of granite.
a fine-grained igneous rock consisting of quartz, feldspars, and mica or amphibole. It is the volcanic equivalent of granite
A usually light-colored, fine-grained extrusive igneous rock that is compositionally similar to granite. It often includes flow lines formed during the extrusion.
noun a fear of dirt; also called rupophobia See rupophobia Word Origin Greek rhypos ‘filth’
noun 1. Jean (Ellen Gwendolen Rees Williams) 1890–1979, English novelist, born in Dominica. noun 1. Jean (Ella Gwendolen Rees Williams). ?1890–1979, Welsh novelist and short-story writer, born in Dominica. Her novels include Voyage in the Dark (1934), Good Morning, Midnight (1939), and Wide Sargasso Sea (1966)
noun, plural rhyta [rahy-tuh] /ˈraɪ tə/ (Show IPA) 1. an ancient Greek drinking horn, made of pottery or metal, having a base in the form of the head of a woman or animal. noun (pl) -ta (-tə) 1. (in ancient Greece) a horn-shaped drinking vessel with a hole in the pointed end through which to […]
noun 1. movement or procedure with uniform or patterned recurrence of a beat, accent, or the like. 2. Music. the pattern of regular or irregular pulses caused in music by the occurrence of strong and weak melodic and harmonic beats. a particular form of this: duple rhythm; triple rhythm. 3. measured movement, as in dancing. […]