- (of a rock) having been forced between preexisting rocks or rock layers while in a molten or plastic condition.
- noting or pertaining to plutonic rocks.
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In most democratic countries this doesn’t tend to come with consequences much more intrusive than targeted ads.Bitcoin’s Blowing Up, and That’s Good News for Human Rights. Here’s Why|Vanessa Bates Ramirez|February 10, 2021|Singularity Hub
The nose swab, if not painful, is certainly intrusive, as a Fortune reporter found out.Hong Kong’s citywide COVID-19 testing has become a barometer of public trust|eamonbarrett|September 9, 2020|Fortune
Overseen by law firm Venable, the cross-industry group identified over a dozen intrusive ad formats that the industry should seek to avoid.‘The inevitable maturation of the industry’: Desktop ad blocking is past its peak|Lara O'Reilly|August 20, 2020|Digiday
Bahrain, Kuwait, and Norway all launched intrusive covid-19 tracing apps that “actively carry out live or near-live tracking of users’ locations by frequently uploading GPS coordinates to a central server,” Amnesty International reported in June.
Meanwhile, media giants like Google invent their own ways of managing intrusive ads.The ongoing race between ad blockers and ad tech: Who’s winning?|Ivan Guzenko|June 15, 2020|Search Engine Watch
In a message that would resonate profoundly if given today, he warned against the intrusive power of a faceless state.
This disdain stems from anger at intrusive Congressional action and feckless Congressional inaction.Former Lobbyist Jack Abramoff On Congressional Travel Disclosure|Jack Abramoff|July 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“They used Sochi as a test case for a more intrusive system,” Galeotti said.
Russian communications monitoring became even more intrusive earlier this year during the Sochi winter games.
Which means that government—good old intrusive Nanny State government— must step in even more.Thank You, Croatia: All Hail Mandatory Vaccinations|Kent Sepkowitz|March 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And at every turn intrusive social legislation must seek to prevent such injustice.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
A course gneiss is the predominant rock, but is associated with garnetiferous mica-schists and much intrusive granite.
Do not think me intrusive or importunate if I now call, dear sir, on you, to remember it!'Art in England|Dutton Cook
Mr. Dempsey stood for a few seconds, and perhaps some secret suspicion crept over him that this visit might be thought intrusive.The Knight Of Gwynne, Vol. II (of II)|Charles James Lever
In Chittagong, then, we must look about us for the aborigines; so intrusive have become the Hindú elements.The Ethnology of the British Colonies and Dependencies|Robert Gordon Latham