Granophyre sentence example

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  • Another granite area appears on the south side of the road between Brodick and Shiskine, where it is associated with granophyre and quartz-diorite and traverses the volcanic vent of post-Cretaceous or Tertiary age already described.
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  • In pegmatite (graphic granite) and granophyre it often forms a regular intergrowth with felspar.
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  • F. Magma is intruded into older rocks and crystallizes into a pink igneous rock called granophyre.
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  • A. The overlying rocks are eroded until the pink granophyre is exposed at the earth's surface.
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  • Granophyre, because the conglomerate and quartz sandstone lie on top of it and the conglomerate contains some pebbles of granophyre.
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