Monzonite vs Larvikite - What's the difference?

monzonite | larvikite |


As nouns the difference between monzonite and larvikite

is that monzonite is (geology) an intrusive igneous rock composed mostly of plagioclase and orthoclase while larvikite is (mineralogy) a variety of monzonite with small crystals of feldspar.

monzonite

English

Noun

(wikipedia monzonite) (en noun)
  • (geology) An intrusive igneous rock composed mostly of plagioclase and orthoclase
  • larvikite

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia larvikite)
  • (mineralogy) A variety of monzonite with small crystals of feldspar.