What does dacitic mean?

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Adjective
  1. Pertaining to, or composed of, dacite.
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Injections of new batches of mafic magma have been important for triggering dacitic eruptions.
The sulfur at El Desierto occurs in a whitish to grayish Pliocene tuff, consisting mostly of hardened, chiefly andesitic to dacitic, volcanic ashes, and capped by basalt.
The injection of a mafic magma into a more silicic magma chamber is an important trigger mechanism in moderate-sized andesitic, dacitic and rhyolitic eruptions.
The pyroclastics are dacitic in composition and include air fall crystal tuffs, ignimbrite and vitric tuff.
Taapaca Volcanic Complex is a large dacitic volcano located in the western border of the active zone of the Central Andes of Northern Chile.
The oldest rock unit exposed is the arc-related Uriconian Group, consisting of lavas and tuffs of basaltic, basaltic-andesite, dacitic and rhyolitic composition.

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