dolomitization

noun do·lo·mi·ti·za·tion \ ˌdȯ-lə-mə-tə-ˈzā-shən , ˌdä- , -ˌmī- \

Definition of dolomitization

: the process of converting into dolomite

dolomitize

play \ˈdō-lə-mə-ˌtīz, ˈdä-\ transitive verb

First Known Use of dolomitization

1862

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