spilitic


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spilitic

(spaɪˈlɪtɪk)
adj
(Geological Science) relating to spilite
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The basaltic lava of this ophiolite are divided into two types :(1) pillow lava (2) spilitic basalts.
Spilitic to albitophyric parageneses--sericitized plagioclase, chlorite, actinolite (replacing augite), epidote, albite [+ o -] orthoclase, quartz and carbonates--have also been observed.
In India, the spilitic basalts near Mumbai (Bombay) are famous for their zeolites, and this is the only region of the Deccan Plateau basalts where certain non-zeolite species, including hematite, occur.