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One entry found for porphyry.
Main Entry: por·phy·ry
Pronunciation: primarystresspodotr-f(schwa-)remacron
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural -ries
: a rock consisting of feldspar crystals set firmly in a compact dark red or purple base of glassy or fine-grained texture
- por·phy·rit·ic /secondarystresspodotr-fschwa-primarystressrit-ik/ adjective

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