Ophitic meaning

ŏ-fĭtĭk, ō-fĭt-
Of or relating to ophite.
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Having a texture composed of lath-shaped plagioclase feldspar crystals in a matrix of pyroxene crystals.
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Designating a texture of igneous rock, esp. diabase, in which long, flat, narrow crystals of plagioclase feldspar are embedded in augite.
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(geology) Describing any rock having crystals of feldspar interspersed with plates of augite.
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