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OTHER WORDS FROM leuciteleu·cit·ic [loo-sit-ik] /luˈsɪt ɪk/, adjectivepseu·do·leu·cite, noun
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They are rich in leucite, but contain also some sanidine and often much nepheline with hauyne or nosean.
In such cases the felspar crystals ought to retain the forms of leucite.
The former consist mainly of plagioclase, leucite and augite, while the latter contain olivine in addition.
Crystals of leucite with microliths and cavities darkened by magnetite dust; also, containing crystals of magnetite.
When leucite or nepheline replaces plagioclase, the rock becomes a leucite-basalt, or nepheline-basalt.