petrogenetic
adjective see petrogenesis

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • petrogenetic — PETROGENÉTIC, Ă, petrogenetici, ce, adj. Referitor la petrogeneză, de petrogeneză. – Din germ. petrogenetisch, engl. petrogenetic. Trimis de cata, 22.03.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  petrogenétic adj. m., pl. petrogenétici; f …   Dicționar Român

  • petrogenetic — See petrogenesis. * * * …   Universalium

  • petrogenetic — adjective pɛtɹoʊdʒəˈnɛtɪk Of or pertaining to petrogenesis, the creation of new rock …   Wiktionary

  • petrogenetic — pet·ro·genetic …   English syllables

  • petrogenetic — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷+ adjective Etymology: from petrogenesis, after English genesis : genetic : petrogenic * * * petrogenetˈic adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑petro …   Useful english dictionary

  • petrogenesis — petrogenetic /pe troh jeuh net ik/, adj. /pe troh jen euh sis/, n. 1. the branch of petrology dealing with the origin and formation of rocks. 2. the origin and formation of rocks. Also called petrogeny /pi troj euh nee/. [1900 05; PETRO 1 +… …   Universalium

  • Lamprophyre — Lamprophyres (Greek λαµπρός (lamprós) = bright and φύρω (phýro) = to mix) are uncommon, small volume ultrapotassic igneous rocks primarily occurring as dikes, lopoliths, laccoliths, stocks and small intrusions. They are alkaline silica… …   Wikipedia

  • Paraná-Becken — Umrandet das Paraná Becken (oben) sowie das Chaco Paraná Becken Das Paraná Becken ist ein riesiges Sedimentbecken im zentralöstlichen Südamerika. Es erstreckt sich über das nordöstliche Argentinien, den zentralsüdlichen Teil Brasiliens, das… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • pet|ro|gen|ic — «PEHT ruh JEHN ihk», adjective. = petrogenetic. (Cf. ↑petrogenetic) …   Useful english dictionary

  • petrogenesis — noun Etymology: New Latin Date: 1901 the origin or formation of rocks • petrogenetic adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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