chonolith

noun
cho·​no·​lith | \ ˈkōnəˌlith, -än- \
plural -s

Definition of chonolith

: an intrusive igneous rock mass of wholly irregular form

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History and Etymology for chonolith

Greek chōnē mold, crucible (from chein to pour) + English -o- + -lith

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“Chonolith.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chonolith. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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