granitization

noun gran·it·iza·tion \ˌgranə̇tə̇ˈzāshən, -tˌīˈz-\

Definition of granitization

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  the development of granite from other rocks rich in alkalies, silica, and alumina by selective fusion or metasomatism

  2. 2 :  the condition of having developed by granitization

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