mineragraphy

noun min·er·ag·ra·phy \ ˌminəˈragrəfē \
variants: or mineralography \ˌminərəˈlägrəfē\

Definition of mineragraphy

plural -es
:the technique of studying polished surfaces of minerals with the reflecting microscope

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Origin and Etymology of mineragraphy

mineragraphy from mineral + -graphy; mineralography from mineral + -o- + -graphy


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