navite

navite

[′nā‚vīt]
(mineralogy)
A porphyritic basalt containing phenocrysts of altered olivine, augite, and basic plagioclase in a groundmass of labradorite and augite.
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Geographic variation in leaf, cone and seed morphology of Pinus greggii in navite forests.
He cited how the insurgency has turned away tourists and stunted the development in the countryside, including his navite Bukidnon and other parts of Mindanao.
He complains about the obscurity of dictionary definitions, citing NAVITE in Webster's Third and KOPHOBELEMNONIDAE in Funk & Wagnalls.