diagenetic
adjective see diagenesis

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  • diagenetic — DIAGENÉTIC, Ă, diagenetici, ce. adj. (geol.) Cu caracter de diageneză. [pr.: di a ] – Din fr. diagénétique Trimis de IoanSoleriu, 17.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  diagenétic adj. m.(sil. di a ), pl. diagenétici; …   Dicționar Român

  • diagenetic — |dīəjə|ned.ik adjective Etymology: dia + genetic : caused by or relating to diagenesis diagenetic changes that are taking place in these sediments V.T.Allen * * * diagenetic / ji netˈik/ adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑diagenesis …   Useful english dictionary

  • diagenetic — See diagenesis. * * * …   Universalium

  • diagenetic — adjective of, or relating to diagenesis …   Wiktionary

  • diagenetic — di·a·ge·net·ic …   English syllables

  • diagenesis — diagenetic /duy euh jeuh net ik/, adj. /duy euh jen euh sis/, n. Geol. the physical and chemical changes occurring in sediments between the times of deposition and solidification. [1885 90; < NL; see DIA , GENESIS] * * * Sum of all processes,… …   Universalium

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