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petrogenesis Line breaks: petro|gen¦esis
Pronunciation: /ˌpɛtrə(ʊ)ˈdʒɛnɪsɪs/

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Definition of petrogenesis in English:

noun

[mass noun] Geology
The formation of rocks, especially igneous and metamorphic rocks.

Derivatives

petrogenetic

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adjective

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