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graphic texture[′graf·ik ‚teks·chər]
A pattern of rocks that is similar to cuneiform characters.
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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
the texture, of igneous rock, that results from the regular intergrowth of quartz and feldspar. The inter-growths resemble ancient letters, such as those of the Hebrew alphabet.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.