geopressured

adjective

geo·​pres·​sured ˌjē-ō-ˈpre-shərd How to pronounce geopressured (audio)
: subjected to great pressure from geologic forces
geopressured methane

Word History

First Known Use

1968, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of geopressured was in 1968

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“Geopressured.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/geopressured. Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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