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derrame basáltico toleítico

English translation: tholeiitic basalt outpouring

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Portuguese term or phrase:derrame basáltico toleítico
English translation:tholeiitic basalt outpouring
Entered by: Germano
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02:44 Aug 15, 2005
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Tech/Engineering - Geology / Dams - Water resources
Portuguese term or phrase: derrame basáltico toleítico
O maciço da fundação é constituido por dois derrames basálticos toleíticos...
Germano
tholeiitic basalt outpouring
Explanation:
Esta é a grafia correcta - tholeiite / tholeiitic

Tholeiite: basalt composed of calcic plagioclase, augite-pigeonite or hypersthene and few or without olivine. Tholeiitic basalts occur in mid-ocean ridges, island arcs and huge intra-continental basalts plateaus.

http://perso.wanadoo.fr/jacques.delfour/glossre.htm#T

tholeiite -- Encyclopædia Britannica
tholeiite fine-grained extrusive igneous rock, a basalt that contains ...
Tholeiite occurs as extensive plateaus (volumes on the order of 200000 to 800000 ...
www.britannica.com/eb/article-9072156

[PDF] Basaltic and Gabbroic Rocks
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Tholeiite (dominant) + Alkali Basalt + Hawaiite + Mugearite + Trachyte. Tahiti.
Alk. Basalt + Mugearite + Hawaiite + Trachyte. Galapagos. Tholeiite + Alk. ...
www.tulane.edu/~sanelson/ eens212/basaltic&gabbroicrocks.pdf

Basaltic & Gabbroic Rocks
... where there has been a large outpouring of basalts on the oceanic ridge, ...
This alkaline volcanism occurs on top of the tholeiitic basalts and erupts ...
www.tulane.edu/~sanelson/ eens212/basaltic&gabbroicrocks.htm

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Note added at 1 hr 4 mins (2005-08-15 03:48:45 GMT)
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Além das referências apresentadas, posso dizer que sou geólogo há 30 anos.
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derrame basáltico toleítico
tholeiitic basalt outpouring


Explanation:
Esta é a grafia correcta - tholeiite / tholeiitic

Tholeiite: basalt composed of calcic plagioclase, augite-pigeonite or hypersthene and few or without olivine. Tholeiitic basalts occur in mid-ocean ridges, island arcs and huge intra-continental basalts plateaus.

http://perso.wanadoo.fr/jacques.delfour/glossre.htm#T

tholeiite -- Encyclopædia Britannica
tholeiite fine-grained extrusive igneous rock, a basalt that contains ...
Tholeiite occurs as extensive plateaus (volumes on the order of 200000 to 800000 ...
www.britannica.com/eb/article-9072156

[PDF] Basaltic and Gabbroic Rocks
File Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - View as HTML
Tholeiite (dominant) + Alkali Basalt + Hawaiite + Mugearite + Trachyte. Tahiti.
Alk. Basalt + Mugearite + Hawaiite + Trachyte. Galapagos. Tholeiite + Alk. ...
www.tulane.edu/~sanelson/ eens212/basaltic&gabbroicrocks.pdf

Basaltic & Gabbroic Rocks
... where there has been a large outpouring of basalts on the oceanic ridge, ...
This alkaline volcanism occurs on top of the tholeiitic basalts and erupts ...
www.tulane.edu/~sanelson/ eens212/basaltic&gabbroicrocks.htm

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Note added at 1 hr 4 mins (2005-08-15 03:48:45 GMT)
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Além das referências apresentadas, posso dizer que sou geólogo há 30 anos.

António Ribeiro
Local time: 19:21
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Obrigado.

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