mica-schist


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mica-schist

n
(Geological Science) a schist composed of layers of quartz and mica
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Austrian geologists, represented by Fuchs, (1976), Thiele (1984) or Tollmann (1982), place the borderline of Moldanubicum under the mica-schist zone, which already Suess, (1912) supposed to be emerged by retrograde methamorphosis.
The softly painted shutters and doorways of brightly coloured summer flowers are still an artist's delight and in the narrow leafy lanes the mica-schist in the house walls glisten in the sun just like the river which flows alongside them.
The mostly vertical orebodies lie on the contact between the mica-schist country rock and an inner core of serpentinite.