gneiss

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a laminated metamorphic rock similar to granite

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The concept of Baltic-Belarus arc-shaped granulite belts (Gorbatschev & Bogdanova 1993) recently raised doubts again, because in Central Latvia, the Inchukalns N-S trending amphibolite facies belt replaces the granulites of North Latvia, and in East Latvia, the large Daugavpils gneissose granite massif forms the basement (Puura 1980).