Origin of microcline
Examples from the Web for microcline
Historical Examples of microcline
At Danbury the mineral occurs with microcline and oligoclase embedded in dolomite.
The common color of microcline is white to pale yellow, but occasionally green and red occur.
Orthoclase and microcline feldspar are used in the manufacture of porcelain and chinaware.Geology
William J. Miller
The felspar of the granulites is mostly orthoclase or cryptoperthite; microcline, oligoclase and albite are also common.