verb \sə-ˈli-sə-ˌfī\

Definition of SILICIFY

transitive verb
:  to convert into or impregnate with silica
intransitive verb
:  to become silicified

First Known Use of SILICIFY

circa 1828


Next Word in the Dictionary: siliciophite
Previous Word in the Dictionary: silicified wood
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