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showing unfeeling resistance to tender feelings

hard as granite

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Holes targeting margins of granitic bodies are the highest priority for further exploration of the Northern Zone.
610 Ma granitic rocks are likely related to plutonic and volcanic rocks of similar age in the Antigonish Highlands interpreted to have formed at a continental margin subduction zone.
A" represents upper pure granitic watersheds covered with pure Moso bamboo forest.
The investigation confirmed that the drill hole intercepted high grade secondary uranium mineralisation hosted in granitic basement below the palaeochannel with a mineralised intercept of 47 metres at 830 ppm cU308 from 29 metres.
Topics include: Plutonism versus Neptunism, the sanukitoid series, the geochemistry of Archaean plagioclase-rich granites as a marker of source enrichment and depth of melting, chemical structure in granitic magmas, and more.
The Truckee and Blackwood Canyon sites had volcanic soil, and Bliss State Park and Meyers road cut were granitic.
The soils in the eastern part of the United States usually have granitic origins.
TSX-V: ESO) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has signed an option agreement to acquire 36 claims located in Mineral County, Nevada, known as the Marietta Property, which covers a uranium bearing granitic intrusive with shear hosted uranium-copper-silver- molybdenum mineralization.
Samples of outcropping granite and dolerite and of granitic and doleritic saprolite were collected from Jarrahdale railway cutting (30 km north of the Huntly mine).
Dendritic pattern is more conspicuous in the southern part reflecting the granitic basement in the area.
2005) invoked but rather the variable ratios of thorium to uranium in the old granitic rocks from which the soils were derived.
Refinements in rubber formulas and shoe design mean that climbers can enjoy gecko-like adhesion to the coarse, grippy granitic rock at Joshua Tree.
The private toll road snakes its way around the granitic Monterey Peninsula and through the Del Monte Forest's signature cypress trees, contouring the spectacular wave-lashed coast for several miles.
The initial Nd and Sr isotopic composition of Paleozoic granitic rocks from Medial New England Terrane (MNET) and Composite Avalon Terrane (CAT) in Maine were investigated in order to characterize the source regions of the granitoids and constrain the subsurface distribution and timing of juxtaposition of these terranes.