asthenolith


asthenolith
body of magma formed in the asthenosphere of the earth

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • asthenolith — as·then·o·lith …   English syllables

  • asthenolith — asˈthenəˌlith, əs noun ( s) Etymology: asthen + lith : the material in the asthenosphere …   Useful english dictionary

  • Stones and Rocks — All the words in this list incorporate the element lith , from the Greek lithos stone . Unfortunately, if you ve come looking for a list of different types of stone (a list that would easily run into the thousands) you should really consult a… …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • астенолит — Обособленное магматическое тело в мантии Земли, обладающее малой вязкостью и удельным весом и поэтому стремящееся всплыть кверху. [Словарь геологических терминов и понятий. Томский Государственный Университет] Тематики геология, геофизика… …   Справочник технического переводчика


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