metasomatosis

noun
meta·​so·​ma·​to·​sis
plural metasomatoses\ -​ōˌsēz \

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History and Etymology for metasomatosis

New Latin, from meta- + Greek sōmat-, sōma body + New Latin -osis

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“Metasomatosis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/metasomatosis. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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