drusy


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drusy

[′drüz·ē]
(geology)
Of or pertaining to rocks containing numerous druses.
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a pin with a past Antique gambling chip cut and embellished with pink tourmaline, cabochon and drusy crystals with pearls by Donna Chambers.
Two extensive drusy quartz veins carrying gold and silver mineralization were discovered during PAH's site visit in addition to other gold and silver deposits found at fault intersections and in known historical workings on the property.
The mineralization was characterized by (i) pervasive drusy quartz fracture coatings and fillings with abundant fine veinlets of chalcedonic and crystalline quartz and (ii) anomalous values in Ag, As, Sb and Hg; all indicative of epithermal gold mineralization.
Epithermal textures including comb structures, drusy cavities, and crustiform textures are present.