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met·a·mor·phism
[met-uh-mawr-fiz-uhm]
NOUN
1.
Geology. a change in the structure or constitution of a rock due to natural agencies, as pressure and heat, especially when the rock becomes harder and more completely crystalline.
2.
Archaic. metamorphosis.
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Metamorphism is the change of minerals or geologic texture (distinct arrangement of minerals) in pre-existing rocks (protoliths), without the protolith melting into ...

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Metamorphism definition, Geology. a change in the structure or constitution of a rock due to natural agencies, as pressure and heat, especially when the rock ...

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The process by which rocks are altered in composition, texture, or internal structure by extreme heat, pressure, and the introduction of new chemical substances.

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Mar 14, 2017 ... Metamorphism is defined as follows: The mineralogical and structural adjustment of solid rocks to physical and chemical conditions that have ...

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metamorphism: The process by which rocks are altered in composition, texture, or internal structure by extreme heat, pressure, and the introduction of new ...

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