hydrothermal

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adjective hy·dro·ther·mal \ˌhī-drə-ˈthər-məl\

Definition of hydrothermal

  1. :  of or relating to hot water —used especially of the formation of minerals by hot solutions rising from a cooling magma

hydrothermally

play \ˌhī-drə-ˈthər-mə-lē\ adverb

Origin and Etymology of hydrothermal

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1849


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hydrothermal

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adjective hy·dro·ther·mal \ˌhī-drə-ˈthər-məl\

Medical Definition of hydrothermal

  1. :  of or relating to hot water

hydrothermally

\-mə-lē\play adverb

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