Interstratify
Interstratify In`ter*strat"i*fy, v. t. (Geol.) To put or insert between other strata. [1913 Webster]

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  • interstratify — interstratification, n. /in teuhr strat euh fuy /, v., interstratified, interstratifying. v.i. 1. to lie in interposed or alternate strata. v.t. 2. to interlay with or interpose between other strata. 3. to arrange in alternate strata. [1815 25;… …   Universalium

  • interstratify — in·ter·stratify …   English syllables

  • interstratify — [c]/ɪntəˈstrætəfaɪ/ (say intuh stratuhfuy) verb (interstratified, interstratifying) –verb (i) 1. to lie in interposed or alternate strata. –verb (t) 2. to interlay with or interpose between other strata. 3. to arrange in alternate strata.… …   Australian English dictionary

  • interstratify — verb arrange rocks in alternating strata • Topics: ↑geology • Hypernyms: ↑stratify • Verb Frames: Something s something …   Useful english dictionary

  • in|ter|bed — «IHN tuhr BEHD», transitive verb, bed|ded, bed|ding. = interstratify. (Cf. ↑interstratify) …   Useful english dictionary

  • interlaminate — interlamination, n. /in teuhr lam euh nayt /, v.t., interlaminated, interlaminating. to interlay or lay between laminae; interstratify. [1810 20; INTER + LAMINATE] * * * …   Universalium

  • interlaminate — /ɪntəˈlæməneɪt/ (say intuh lamuhnayt) verb (t) (interlaminated, interlaminating) to interlay or lay between laminae; interstratify. –interlamination /ˌɪntəlæməˈneɪʃən/ (say .intuhlamuh nayshuhn), noun …   Australian English dictionary

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