granitization

[ gran-i-tuh-zey-shuhn ]

noun
  1. a hypothetical process of forming granite.

Origin of granitization

1
First recorded in 1890–95; granitize + -ation
  • Also called gran·i·ti·fi·ca·tion [gran-i-tuh-fi-key-shuhn]. /ˌgræn ɪ tə fɪˈkeɪ ʃən/.

Words Nearby granitization

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British Dictionary definitions for granitization

granitization

granitisation

/ (ˌɡrænɪtaɪˈzeɪʃən) /


noun
  1. the metamorphic conversion of a rock into granite

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