metallogenic


metallogenic
metal occurring as an ore as opposed to in rocks

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • metallogenic — me·tal·lo·genic …   English syllables

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  • metallogenic — adjective see metallogenetic …   Useful english dictionary

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