contact metamorphic rock

contact metamorphic rock

[′kän‚takt ‚med·ə′mȯr·fik ′räk]
(petrology)
A rock formed by the processes of contact metamorphism.
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The main target at Scheelite Dome is a 10 km long gold-arsenic-bismuth-antimony soil anomaly coincident with gold mineralization in contact metamorphic rocks adjacent to a 90 million year old granitic intrusion.