Phosphoritic


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Phos`phor`it´ic


a.1.(Min.) Pertaining to phosphorite; resembling, or of the nature of, phosphorite.
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The incipient and higher-grade metamorphism is locally found in phosphoritic rocks only, where it is expressed by decarbonization of the original francolite into fluorapatite and recrystallization (Burg et al.