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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Very acid volcanic rock.

Usage examples (37)
  • Many of the pieces he excavated are of a rock called rhyolite.
  • It is mostly underlain by volcanic ash, rhyolite, and tuffaceous rocks.
  • Rocks formed from felsic magma include granite, granodiorite, dacite, and rhyolite.
  • This software calculates H2O-CO2-melt equilibrium for the rhyolite and basalt systems. for more
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