Definitions for trachytictrəˈkɪt ɪk; ˈtræk ɪˌtɔɪd, ˈtreɪ kɪ-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

tra•chyteˈtreɪ kaɪt, ˈtræk aɪt(n.)

  1. a fine-grained volcanic rock consisting essentially of alkali feldspar and one or more subordinate minerals, as hornblende or mica: the extrusive equivalent of syenite.

    Category: Petrology

Origin of trachyte:

1815–25; < F < Gk trāchýtēs roughness =trāchý(s) rough +-tēs n. suffix

tra•chyt•ictrəˈkɪt ɪk; ˈtræk ɪˌtɔɪd, ˈtreɪ kɪ-(adj.)


  1. trachytic(Adjective)

    of or relating to trachyte

Webster Dictionary

  1. Trachytic(adj)

    of, pertaining to, or resembling, trachyte


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