Felsite vs Felsic - What's the difference?
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Felsite is a related term of felsic.
As nouns the difference between felsite and felsicis that felsite is (mineral) a fine grained volcanic extrusive rock, generally light in color, composed of felsic minerals while felsic is a rock with such properties.
As an adjective felsic is(mineralogy) enriched in the lighter elements such as silicon, oxygen, aluminium, sodium, and potassium.