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aplite

[′a‚plīt]
(petrology)
Fine-grained granitic dike rock made up of light-colored mineral constituents, mostly quartz and feldspar; used to manufacture glass and enamel.
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The Wiborg rapakivi granite batholith consists of five granite types: wiborgite, pyterlite, even-grained granite, porphyritic granite, and porphyry aplite (Fig.
On 11 December 2018, the consortium led by Jin Jiang International Holdings Co Ltd., including SINO-CEE Fund, through the joint acquisition vehicle Aplite Holdings AB (the consortium), had announced a mandatory public offer to the shareholders of the company to acquire the remaining outstanding shares in the company for a consideration of SEK40 in cash per share (the offer).
The Silver Point prospect lies about 2 kilometres along strike from the Ruby silver mine and comprises a pipe-like body of aplite approximately 50 metres in diameter.
The company said that on 13 November 2018, a consortium led by Jin Jiang International Holdings Co Ltd, including SINO-CEE Fund, through the joint acquisition vehicle Aplite Holdings AB (the consortium), announced that it had completed the acquisition of 87,552,187 shares in the company from Radisson Hospitality Inc, corresponding to approximately 50.21% of the shares and votes in the company.
The Cenozoic magmatism, considered to be the result of crustal thickening [40] related to the collision of the Indian Plate and the Eurasian Plate during the postcollision period (25 to 0 Ma) [41, 42], is characterized by the formation of monzogranite, leucogranite, diorite, porphyritic diorite, and aplite units [43, 44].
Nemec, D.: 1978, Genesis of aplite in the Ricany massif, central Bohemia.
This pluton, approximately 40 km2, consists of five textural facies: 1.) coarse-grained equigranular 2.) coarse-grained senate, 3.) porphyritic, 4.) fine-grained, and 5.) aplite containing abundant tourmaline.
Hotel group Radisson Hospitality AB (Radisson) (STO:RADH) announced on Tuesday that the independent committee of the board of directors of the company will evaluate the mandatory public offer from a consortium led by Jin Jiang International Holdings Co Ltd, including SINO-CEE Fund, through the joint acquisition vehicle Aplite Holdings AB (the consortium).
They range from aplite to porphyritic microgranite, and rhyolite to quartz trachyte in composition (Jan et al., 1997).
Depth [m] Rock 0.0-1.5 Clay 1.5-7.0 Eluvium of the leucogranite 7.0-016.85 Weathered leucogranite 16.85-22.7 Alkali feldspar syenite 22.7-26.3 Alkali feldspar syenite with quartz 26.3--31.8 Leucogranite 31.8-32.8 Alkali feldspar syenite 32.8-37.5 Leucogranite 37.5-38.5 Alkali feldspar syenite 38.5-43.7 Leucogranite 43.7-44.7 Pegmatite 44.7-94.7 Leucogranite 94.7-95.15 Alkali feldspar syenite 95.15-100.4 Leucogranite 100.4-101.7 Alkali feldspar syenite 101.7-106.6 Leucogranite 106.6-107.4 Alkali feldspar syenite 107.4-119.5 Leucogranite 119.5-123.0 Granite with micas 123.00-126.0 Aplite 126.00-205.0 Li-topaz granite Table 2 The chemical composition of the rocks within the KZ-25 borehole (Hanak et al., 2010).