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trondhjemite

[ tron-ye-mahyt ]
/ ˈtrɒn yɛˌmaɪt /
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noun Petrology.
a coarse-grained igneous rock composed of quartz, plagioclase feldspar, and a small amount of biotite.
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Origin of trondhjemite

Trondhjem (now Trondheim) + -ite1

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