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PREFERRED TERM
mylonitic rock  
TYPE
  • http://purl.org/net/provenance/ns#DataItem

DEFINITION
  • Metamorphic rock characterised by a foliation resulting from tectonic grain size reduction, in which more than 10 percent of the rock volume has undergone grain size reduction. Includes protomylonite, mylonite, ultramylonite, and blastomylonite.
DESCRIPTION
  • Metamorphic rock characterised by a foliation resulting from tectonic grain size reduction, in which more than 10 percent of the rock volume has undergone grain size reduction. Includes protomylonite, mylonite, ultramylonite, and blastomylonite.
IDENTIFIER
  • myloniticRock
TITLE
  • mylonitic rock
URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/LithologyValue/myloniticRock
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