nematoblastic

adjective
nem·​a·​to·​blas·​tic | \ ¦nemətə¦blastik, nə̇¦mat- \

Definition of nematoblastic

of metamorphic rock
: having a texture corresponding to the fibrous texture in igneous rock

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History and Etymology for nematoblastic

International Scientific Vocabulary nemat- + blastic

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“Nematoblastic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nematoblastic. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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