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australite

Line breaks: aus|tral|ite
Pronunciation: /ˈɒstrəlʌɪt
 
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Definition of australite in English:

noun

Geology
A tektite from the strewn field in Australia.
Example sentences
  • In regard to the Australites, it is clear from cross sectional analysis that they are a remelted object.
  • This Australite tektite is an example of rare tektites which have flanges around their margins.
  • The flanged Australites are the most fascinating of the tektites and their surface features are the best understood.

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