hypothermal

adjective
hy·​po·​ther·​mal | \ ˌhī-pō-ˈthər-məl How to pronounce hypothermal (audio) \

Definition of hypothermal

: of or relating to a hydrothermal metalliferous ore vein deposited at high temperature

First Known Use of hypothermal

1922, in the meaning defined above

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