bronzite


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bronzite

(ˈbrɒnzaɪt)
n
(Geological Science) a type of orthopyroxene often having a metallic or pearly sheen
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Each shade is inspired by a crystal-like lapis lazuli, bronzite and fire opal.
bronzite ~[Wo.sub.5][En.sub.78][Fs.sub.17]) and augite (~[Wo.sub.35][En.sub.54][Fs.sub.11]) show little variation between cores and rims, with tightly grouped clusters.
The primary minerals include orthopyroxene (enstatite and bronzite) and olivine, with spinel as an accessory.
High-temperature heat capacities and derived thermodynamic properties of anthophyllite, diopside, dolomite, enstatite, bronzite, talc, tremolite, and wollastonite.
Euhedral or subhedral orthopyroxene (0.5-2.0 mm) occurred as isolated crystals or glomeroporphyritic aggregates, displaying bronzite ([En.sub.82-86]) or hypersthene ([En.sub.64-79]) core compositions (Table 5 in Appendix A Supplementary Material, and Fig.
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Near-surface, weathered and partially altered porphyrite (sometimes called "bronzite porphyrite") largely determines the morphology of the region and is the exclusive host rock for the manganese ore veins, which have never been observed to penetrate surrounding sedimentary rocks.
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