diabase

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From French diabase, from Ancient Greek διάβασις (diábasis).

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diabase (countable and uncountable, plural diabases)

  1. (geology) A fine-grained igneous rock composed mostly of pyroxene and feldspar.

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French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek διάβασις (diábasis).

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Noun[edit]

diabase f (plural diabases)

  1. (geology) diabase

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  • English: diabase
  • Turkish: diyabaz

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