geopressured

adjective
geo·​pres·​sured | \ ˌjē-ō-ˈpre-shərd How to pronounce geopressured (audio) \

Definition of geopressured

: subjected to great pressure from geologic forces geopressured methane

First Known Use of geopressured

1968, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about geopressured

Time Traveler for geopressured

Time Traveler

The first known use of geopressured was in 1968

See more words from the same year

Statistics for geopressured

Cite this Entry

“Geopressured.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/geopressured. Accessed 19 Apr. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

Comments on geopressured

What made you want to look up geopressured? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Thing: Flower Edition

True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!