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Cordierite-sillimanite hornfels

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A hornfels containing cordierite and sillimanite. It can be formed from increased metamorphism in the series: mudstone > metamudstone > muscovite-biotite hornfels > cordierite-sillimanite hornfels.

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Essential minerals - these are minerals that are required within the classification of this rock:

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