linear parallel texture

linear parallel texture

[′lin·ē·ər ¦par·ə‚lel ′teks·chər]
(petrology)
The parallel texture of a rock in which the constituents are parallel to a line, not just to a plane as in plane parallel texture.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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