Granulite meaning

grăn'yə-līt'
A metamorphic rock consisting of similarly sized, interlocking minerals, especially feldspar, quartz, and garnet, and lacking the layering and foliation characteristic of other metamorphic rocks.
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A metamorphic rock consisting of uniformly sized, interlocked mineral grains in which coarse and finer bands may alternate.
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A fine-grained metamorphic rock consisting of similarly sized, interlocking minerals. Unlike most metamorphic rocks, granulites do not exhibit foliation or textural or mineralogical layering.
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(geology) A fine-grained metamorphic rock composed chiefly of feldspar, quartz, and garnets.
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