Phanerite series
Phanerite Phan"er*ite, a. [Gr. ? visible, from ? to bring to light.] Evident; visible. [1913 Webster]

{Phanerite series} (Geol.), the uppermost part of the earth's crust, consisting of deposits produced by causes in obvious operation. [1913 Webster]


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  • Phanerite — Phan er*ite, a. [Gr. ? visible, from ? to bring to light.] Evident; visible. [1913 Webster] {Phanerite series} (Geol.), the uppermost part of the earth s crust, consisting of deposits produced by causes in obvious operation. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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