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Geophysical and structural signatures of syntectonic batholith construction: the South Mountain Batholith, Meguma Terrane, Nova Scotia

The Middle Triassic Meiwu Batholith, West Qinling, Central China: Implications for the Evolution of Compositional Diversity in a Composite Batholith

Igneous Layering, Fractional Crystallization and Growth of Granitic Plutons: the Dolbel Batholith in SW Niger

Mafic Magma Intraplating: Anatexis and Hybridization in Arc Crust, Bindal Batholith, Norway

Cadomian Lower-crustal Contributions to Variscan Granite Petrogenesis (South Bohemian Batholith, Austria): a Comment

Evolution of the Darling Range Batholith, Yilgarn Craton, Western Australia: a SHRIMP Zircon Study

Petrology of Mafic Plutons Associated with Calc-Alkaline Granitoids, Chilliwack Batholith, North Cascades, Washington

Na-rich Partial Melts from Newly Underplated Basaltic Crust: the Cordillera Blanca Batholith, Peru

Origin of the Charnockites of the Louis Lake Batholith, Wind River Range, Wyoming

Magnetic petrology of the Devonian Achala Batholith, Argentina: Titanohaematite as an indicator of highly oxidized magma during crystallization and cooling

The Heerenveen Batholith, Barberton Mountain Land, South Africa: Mesoarchaean, Potassic, Felsic Magmas Formed by Melting of an Ancient Subduction Complex

Melting Relations of MORB–Sediment Mélanges in Underplated Mantle Wedge Plumes; Implications for the Origin of Cordilleran-type Batholiths

 

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A massive, frequently discordant, intrusion of coarsely textured plutonic rocks, at least 100 km2 in area and extending 20–30 km down into the layer of magma, which may be composed of several plutons.

http://geology.isu.edu/Digital_Geology_Idaho/ The Idaho Batholith.

Subjects: Environmental Science — Earth Sciences and Geography.


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