Bowen's reaction series.
Source: Leet, L. Don. 1982.
Physical Geology, 6th Edition. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall
- The sequence of minerals produced by reaction between liquid and crystals
during crystallization of a complex magma. Bowen's reaction series has a
continuous side (calcic to alkalic plagioclase) and a discontinuous side
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