pyrocrystalline

[ pahy-ruh-kris-tl-in, -ahyn, -een ]
/ ˌpaɪ rəˈkrɪs tl ɪn, -ˌaɪn, -ˌin /

adjective Petrography.

crystallized from a molten magma or highly heated solution.

Nearby words

  1. pyrocellulose,
  2. pyrochemical,
  3. pyrochlore,
  4. pyroclastic,
  5. pyroconductivity,
  6. pyroelectric,
  7. pyroelectricity,
  8. pyrogallate,
  9. pyrogallol,
  10. pyrogen

Origin of pyrocrystalline


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