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trachybasalt

[ trey-kee-buh-sawlt, -bas-awlt, -bey-sawlt, trak-ee- ]
/ ˌtreɪ ki bəˈsɔlt, -ˈbæs ɔlt, -ˈbeɪ sɔlt, ˌtræk i- /
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noun
a fine-grained volcanic rock containing sanidine and calcic plagioclase.
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Origin of trachybasalt

First recorded in 1885–90; trachy- + basalt
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