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See gabbro.

[Norwegian Norge, Norway + -ite.]

nor·it′ic (nô-rĭt′ĭk) adj.


(Geological Science) a variety of gabbro composed mainly of hypersthene and labradorite feldspar
[C19: from Norwegian norit, from Norge Norway + -it -ite1]
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NAN has been exploring the Greenland Norite Belt (GNB), contained within the Maniitsoq Project since 2011.
The average precision and accuracy for analyzed elements fall in the range of 5-10%, and were controlled by repeated analysis of the SARM-1 (granite) and SARM-4 (norite) international rock standard of the South Africa Bureau of Standards.
Normally, ilmenite is found in large quantities in the anorthosite or norite rocks.
After May 29, 1943, when Norite. man Rockwell's painting of the archetypal female defense worker, Rosie the Riveter, appeared on the cover of the Saturday Evening Post, reporters discovered Bonavita and gave her a moment of national fame as a real-life Rosie.
"Windows Phone" operacines sistemos tekstuose tai buvo kone dazniausiai pasitaikanti klaida, pvz.: Patarimas: Galite naudoti ...; Perspejimas: Isitikinkite, kad tarp ikroviklio ir prietaiso nieko nebutu; Pavyzdys: Jei norite atidaryti programele ir kt.
Niekas neklause visuomenes--kaip jus norite. Dabar norima itikti visoms visuomenes grupems, visoms interesu grupems, turime gana anemiska rezultata--kai itinki visiems, tai is tikruju neitinki niekam" (Milerius et al.
"The rocks in the central peak of the crater are of a type called norite that usually crystallizes when magma ascends but gets trapped underground instead of erupting at the surface as lava.
The mafic cumulate include olivine gabbro, norite, gabbro-norite, and hornblende gabbro.
Geological and Structural Features of Diamer Basha Dam Site: The prevailing rock type at Diamer Basha dam site is intrusive igneous which is petrologically called Norite, or more precisely Gabbro-Norite (GN), (NEAC, 2004).
Jeigu norite zengti dar viena zingsni, galite patys gaminti energija namuose irenge vejo turbina, saules baterijas arba fotovoltines plokstes.