Granitic
Granitic Gra*nit"ic, a. [Cf. F. granitique.] 1. Like granite in composition, color, etc.; having the nature of granite; as, granitic texture. [1913 Webster]

2. Consisting of granite; as, granitic mountains. [1913 Webster]


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  • granitic — GRANÍTIC, Ă, granitici, ce, adj. Care este format din granit, care are înfăţişarea (şi tăria) granitului. – Din fr. granitique. Trimis de gall, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  granític adj. m., pl. granítici; f. sg. granítică …   Dicționar Român

  • granitic — 1794, from GRANITE (Cf. granite) + IC (Cf. ic) …   Etymology dictionary

  • granitic — granite ► NOUN ▪ a very hard rock consisting mainly of quartz, mica, and feldspar. DERIVATIVES granitic adjective. ORIGIN from Italian granito grained …   English terms dictionary

  • granitic — adjective 1. showing unfeeling resistance to tender feelings his flinty gaze the child s misery would move even the most obdurate heart • Syn: ↑flinty, ↑flint, ↑obdurate, ↑stony • Similar to: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • granitic — adjective see granite …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • granitic — See granite. * * * …   Universalium

  • granitic — adjective Of, pertaining to, or containing granite …   Wiktionary

  • granític — gra|ní|tic Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • granitic — gra·nit·ic || græ nɪtɪk adj. like granite; of or pertaining to granite …   English contemporary dictionary

  • granitic — gra·nit·ic …   English syllables

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