metasome

noun

meta·​some
plural -s
1
[New Latin metasoma] : metasoma
2
[meta- + -some] : the replacing mineral where one mineral grows in size at the expense of another

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“Metasome.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/metasome. Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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