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Definition 1: any of a series of triclinic feldspars that form rocks - [noun denoting substance]

Synonyms for plagioclase in the sense of this definition

(plagioclase is a kind of ...) any of a group of hard crystalline minerals that consist of aluminum silicates of potassium or sodium or calcium or barium

(... is a kind of plagioclase ) a widely distributed feldspar that forms rocks

(... is a kind of plagioclase ) rare plagioclastic feldspar occurring in many igneous rocks

(... is made of the substance plagioclase) a grey volcanic rock containing plagioclase and quartz and other crystalline minerals

(... is made of the substance plagioclase) the commonest type of solidified lava; a dense dark grey fine-grained igneous rock that is composed chiefly of plagioclase feldspar and pyroxene

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