brecciate


brec·ci·ate

verb \ˈbre-chē-ˌāt\
brec·ci·at·edbrec·ci·at·ing

Definition of BRECCIATE

transitive verb
1
:  to form (rock) into breccia
2
:  to break (rock) into fragments
brec·ci·a·tion \ˌbre-chē-ˈā-shən\ noun

First Known Use of BRECCIATE

1772

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