cryptovolcanic

[ krip-toh-vol-kan-ik ]
/ ˌkrɪp toʊ vɒlˈkæn ɪk /

adjective Geology.

of or relating to a rock structure providing indirect or incomplete evidence of volcanism.

Nearby words

  1. cryptorchidopexy,
  2. cryptorchism,
  3. cryptosporidiosis,
  4. cryptosporidium,
  5. cryptosystem,
  6. cryptozoic,
  7. cryptozoite,
  8. cryptozoology,
  9. cryptozoon,
  10. cryptozygous

Origin of cryptovolcanic

First recorded in 1920–25; crypto- + volcanic

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