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Gneiss


What is Gneiss?



Gneiss is foliated metamorphic rock that has a banded appearance and is made up of granular mineral grains. It typically contains abundant quartz or feldspar minerals.


More Metamorphic Rocks
  Schist
  Slate
  Soapstone
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  Novaculite
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  Amphibolite



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