- a coarse-grained igneous rock consisting of plagioclase, olivine, and augite.
Origin of teschenite
1865–70; Teschen (German name of Czech Tešín, town in the Czech Republic) + -ite1
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Historical Examples of teschenite
Many diabases, especially those of the teschenite sub-group, are filled with zeolites.