pneumotectic

adjective
pneu·​mo·​tectic

Definition of pneumotectic

: of, relating to, or constituting late magmatic stages of mineral deposition in which solutions and gases have a leading role

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History and Etymology for pneumotectic

pneum- + Latin tectus (past participle of tegere to enclose, cover) + English -ic

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“Pneumotectic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pneumotectic. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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