psammite


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psammite

[′sa‚mīt]
(petrology)
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You have to keep your horse fit enough to run in case a chance came up, so Howecot Psammite is raring to go," she added.
Howecot Psammite is 14 this year, so who knows if he'll get to Badminton in the future?
Julie and Howecot Psammite finished 25th at the Burghley three-day event last autumn and had been planning to have a crack at Britain's other four star event, the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton event, next month.
At Osprey West, thin quartz +calcite +chalcopyrite veins occur in hole OS13D02 within a succession of metasediments (gneisses, psammites, psammopelites).
Drillhole OS13D01 at the Osprey East target also intersected a succession of metasediments (gneisses, psammites, psammopelites), but no significant mineralisation.
These rocks form the basement on which the Moine Supergroup and Torridonian sediments were deposited The Moine Supergroup consists of a thick and extensive sequence of Neoproterozoic siliciclastic metasedimentary rocks, dominated by psammites with subordinate pelites (Mendum et al.
Vicat (1837) presented in the section on Artificial Pouzzolanas: "Under this denomination we shall include the clays, arenes, psammites, and shists [German term for slate], properly calcined; smithy slag, the refuse of the combustion of turf and coal, and pounded earthenware; and, lastly, tile and pot shards.
The field evidences indicate a sheared contact of Mandi Granite with the Jutogh metamorphic marked by very sharp boundary, where psammites are intensely sheared.
Reactionary grain boundaries indicate a partial metamorphism to psammites.
While the Holly Fault is a narrow, innocuous quartz-filled shear, the Bortala Formation consists of quartz-chlorite schists, talc schists, psammites and marbles.
The San Ignacio supergroup consists of quartzites, psammites, mica schists, and phyllites together with graphite, calc- and iron-rich bands, and minor metavolcanics.
The veinlets were found in psammites and in claystones or siltstones of the Kladno, Tynec and Slany formations and also in the Neoproterozoic basement (shales).