Definition of chloritic in English:

chloritic

adjective

  • See chlorite

    • ‘The material inside the skull is an aggregate of clay-sized chloritic material and is a treasure trove of minerals.’
    • ‘At the top of the pass, mylonitized chloritic metabasite crops out over a structural thickness of at least 100 m.’
    • ‘This datolite conforms to the outline of the vesicles, and the rim or rinds of the masses are semismooth and usually coated with a dark green to black chloritic mineral.’
    • ‘Shallow pits were excavated, and several small datolite nodules were recovered that had a somewhat almond shape and a dark black chloritic rind.’
    • ‘The fragments are angular and the feldspar fragments fresh, although there are considerable amounts of chloritic alteration products.’

Pronunciation

chloritic

/klɔːˈrɪtɪk/