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granitite

[ gran-i-tahyt ]
/ ˈgræn ɪˌtaɪt /
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noun
a granite rich in biotite.
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Origin of granitite

First recorded in 1870–75; granite + -ite1
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British Dictionary definitions for granitite

granitite
/ (ˈɡrænɪˌtaɪt) /

noun
any granite with a high content of biotite
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