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Trachydacite ['Trachydacite'] ['', ''] ['Trachydacite'] [''] [''] [''] ['stable'] ['Trachydacite - A type of trachytic-rock, classified using the total alkali silica (TAS) classification. The TAS classification may be used if the mineral mode of a normal fine-grained crystalline rock cannot be determined due either to the presence of glass or to the fine-grained nature of the rock. The definition of trachydacite is as shown in British Geological Survey Research Report RR/99/06, section 5.2 and figs. 17b, 20.'] ['TRDA'] ['']