Definition of pisolite in English:
noun[mass noun] Geology
- Example sentences
- A short core in this unit at Marchwood 1, shows that here the oolitic limestone is brecciated and pisolitic.
- In petrology it denotes a type of rock structure characterized by the presence of minute spherical grains resembling the roe of a fish; if the grains become larger, the structure is said to be pisolitic.
Definition of pisolite in:
- US English dictionary