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

DEFINITION
  • Mineral deposits formed by replacement of limestone by ore and calc-silicate minerals, usually adjacent to a felsic or granitic intrusive body.
DESCRIPTION
  • Mineral deposits formed by replacement of limestone by ore and calc-silicate minerals, usually adjacent to a felsic or granitic intrusive body.
IDENTIFIER
  • skarn
TITLE
  • skarn
URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/MineralDepositGroupValue/skarn
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EQUIVALENT CONCEPTS
Mineral Deposit Group