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  1. porphyry, porphyritic rocknoun

    any igneous rock with crystals embedded in a finer groundmass of minerals


  1. porphyritic rock

    Porphyritic rock is a type of igneous rock characterized by a distinct difference in the size of the crystals within the rock's texture, resulting in large, well-formed crystals, known as phenocrysts, embedded in a finer grained or glassy groundmass. This texture is a result of the two-stage cooling process that these rocks undergo.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of porphyritic rock in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of porphyritic rock in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6


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