scapolitization

scapolitization

[skap·ə‚lid·ə′zā·shən]
(geology)
Introduction of or replacement by scapolite.
References in periodicals archive ?
Pearson, "High-temperature fluid-rock interaction and scapolitization in an extension-related hydrothermal system, Mary Kathleen, Australia," Journal of Petrology, vol.
Valley, "Stable isotopic and petrological constraints on scapolitization of the Whitestone meta-anorthosite, Grenville Province, Ontario," Journal of Metamorphic Geology, vol.