noun dy·na·mo·metamorphism \¦dīnə(ˌ)mō+\

Definition of dynamometamorphism


  1. :  metamorphism in which mechanical energy (as exerted in pressure and movement) is the principal agent —contrasted with hydrometamorphism and pyrometamorphism

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Origin and Etymology of dynamometamorphism

dynam- + metamorphism

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