basanitic

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

basanite +‎ -ic

AdjectiveEdit

basanitic (not comparable)

  1. (geology) Relating to, containing, or characteristic of basanite
    • 2015 July 17, “Zygomycetes in Vesicular Basanites from Vesteris Seamount, Greenland Basin – A New Type of Cryptoendolithic Fungi”, in PLOS ONE[1], DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0133368:
      The glass has basanitic composition, with silica contents ranging between 44.4 and 46.1 wt.