hysteromorphous

adjective
hys·​ter·​o·​mor·​phous | \ ¦histərō¦mȯrfəs \

Definition of hysteromorphous

: of, relating to, or constituting mineral deposits formed on the earth's surface by mechanical or chemical concentration

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History and Etymology for hysteromorphous

Greek hysteros later, latter + English -morphous

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“Hysteromorphous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hysteromorphous. Accessed 18 Jun. 2021.

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