hypothermal

adjective

hy·​po·​ther·​mal ˌhī-pō-ˈthər-məl How to pronounce hypothermal (audio)
: of or relating to a hydrothermal metalliferous ore vein deposited at high temperature

Word History

First Known Use

1922, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of hypothermal was in 1922

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“Hypothermal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hypothermal. Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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