pyritize

transitive verb

py·​rit·​ize
ˈpīˌrītˌīz
-ed/-ing/-s
: to convert into pyrite : introduce pyrite into
pyritized plant remains

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary pyrite + -ize

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“Pyritize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pyritize. Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

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