pneumatolytic


pneu·ma·to·lyt·ic

adjective \ˌnü-mə-tə-ˈli-tik, ˌnyü-; (ˌ)n(y)ü-ˌma-\

Definition of PNEUMATOLYTIC

:  formed or forming by hot vapors or superheated liquids under pressure —used especially of minerals and ores

Origin of PNEUMATOLYTIC

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1896

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