vitrophyre

noun
vit·​ro·​phyre | \ ˈvi‧trəˌfī(ə)r \
plural -s

Definition of vitrophyre

: porphyritic glassy rock

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Other Words from vitrophyre

vitrophyric \ ¦⸗⸗¦fī(ə)rik \ adjective

History and Etymology for vitrophyre

International Scientific Vocabulary vitr- + -phyre; originally formed as German vitrophyr

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“Vitrophyre.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vitrophyre. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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