pyrometasomatic

adjective
py·​ro·​metasomatic | \ "+\

Definition of pyrometasomatic

: of, relating to, or involving high temperature metamorphism that results in important changes in chemical composition pyrometasomatic magnetite deposits

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

History and Etymology for pyrometasomatic

pyr- + metasomatic

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about pyrometasomatic

Share pyrometasomatic

Statistics for pyrometasomatic

Look-up Popularity

Comments on pyrometasomatic

What made you want to look up pyrometasomatic? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

grandiloquent, ostentatious, or bombastic

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Original Meanings Quiz

  • rembrandt-painting-a-young-scholar-and-his-tutor
  • Which of the following is the earliest known sense of the word awe?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!