lherzolite

Lherzolite

Lher"zo*lite\ (l[~e]r"z[-o]*l[imac]t), n. [From Lherz, a place in the Pyrenees + -lite.] (Min.) An igneous rock consisting largely of chrysolite, with pyroxene and picotite (a variety of spinel containing chromium).
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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