crustification

noun

crus·​ti·​fi·​ca·​tion
ˌkrəstəfə̇ˈkāshən
plural -s
: incrustation
specifically : a mineral deposit formed in successive layers or crust by crust usually in a cavity or fissure

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“Crustification.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/crustification. Accessed 23 Apr. 2024.

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