metamorphic

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adjective meta·mor·phic \ˌme-tə-ˈmȯr-fik\

Definition of metamorphic

  1. 1 :  of or relating to metamorphosis

  2. 2 of a rock :  of, relating to, or produced by metamorphism

metamorphically

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1816

First Known Use of metamorphic

1816


METAMORPHIC Defined for Kids

metamorphic

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adjective meta·mor·phic \ˌme-tə-ˈmȯr-fik\

Definition of metamorphic for Students

  1. :  formed by the action of pressure, heat, and water that results in a more compact form a metamorphic rock


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metamorphic

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adjective meta·mor·phic \ˌmet-ə-ˈmȯr-fik\

Medical Definition of metamorphic

  1. :  of or relating to metamorphosis

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