jaspilite


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jaspilite

(ˈdʒæspəˌlaɪt)
n
(Geological Science) mineralogy a metamorphic rock that has a high concentration of hematite and that resembles jasper
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For example, an outcrop of jaspilite near Yeelirrie is the 'Anthill Dreaming place', but the site also incorporates 'numerous flakes .
A highly conductive graphitic schist over 4km long was identified adjacent to the Lower Middleback Jaspilite in the Campoona Hill region.
Osnovnaja-95 is divided on dip into a row of separate orebodies, sometimes merging into a single orebody with jaspilite interlayers.