jaspilite [jas′pə līt΄]
< Gr iaspis,JASPER + -LITE
a metamorphic rock consisting primarily of alternating bands of red jasper and hematite

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  • Jaspilite — Jas pi*lite, n. [Jasper + lite.] (Min.) A compact siliceous rock resembling jasper. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • jaspilite — [jas′pə līt΄] n. [< Gr iaspis,JASPER + LITE] a metamorphic rock consisting primarily of alternating bands of red jasper and hematite …   English World dictionary

  • jaspilite — geležingasis kvarcitas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Metamorfinė grūdėta tanki uoliena, susidedanti iš kvarco su hematito, magnetito priemaišomis. atitikmenys: angl. ferriferous quartzite; jaspilite rus. джеспилит; железистый кварцит… …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • Jaspilite — Jaspilịte   [zu Jaspis], Singular Jaspilịt der, s, Bändereisenerze …   Universal-Lexikon

  • jaspilite — jas·pi·lite …   English syllables

  • jaspilite — /ˈdʒæspəlaɪt/ (say jaspuhluyt) noun a type of rock of banded iron formation abundant in WA, principally consisting of layers of red jasper and black hematite; such formations are often the host rocks of important mineral deposits. {jasp(er) + i 1 …   Australian English dictionary

  • jaspilite — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Jasper — is an opaque, [ [http://www.mindat.org/min 2082.html Mindat: Jasper profile] ] impure variety of silica, usually red, yellow or brown in color. This mineral breaks with a smooth surface, and is used for ornamentation or as a gemstone. It can be… …   Wikipedia

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  • Sedimentology — encompasses the study of modern sediments such as sand [ Raymond Siever, Sand, Scientific American Library, New York (1988), ISBN 0 7167 5021 X.] , mud (silt), [ P.E. Potter, J.B. Maynard, and P.J. Depetris, Mud and Mudstones: Introduction and… …   Wikipedia

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