Definition of Intergrowths

1. Noun. (plural of intergrowth) ¹



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Definition of Intergrowths

1. intergrowth [n] - See also: intergrowth

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Intergrowths

intergrades
intergrading
intergraft
intergrafted
intergrafting
intergrafts
intergrain
intergranular
intergrase
intergrases
intergraven
intergroup
intergrow
intergrown
intergrowth
intergrowths (current term)
intergyral
interhaemal
interhalogen
interhalogens
interhelical
interhelix
interhemicerebral
interhemispheric
interhospital
interhuman
interhyal
interhyals
interictal
interictally

Literary usage of Intergrowths

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1. The American Geologist by Newton Horace Winchell (1893)
"In April, 1888,1 made mention of the observations of parallel intergrowths of allanite and epidote in the porphyritic granite of the vicinity of ..."

2. The World's Minerals by Leonard James Spencer, William David Hamman (1916)
"intergrowths OF CRYSTALS intergrowths of two or more crystals are of ... Examples of irregular intergrowths of this kind are to be seen on almost all of the ..."

3. The Americana: A Universal Reference Library, Comprising the Arts and ...edited by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines edited by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines (1912)
"Frequent parallel intergrowths of two varieties of feldspar occur; for example,- ... Such intergrowths are called perthitic intergrowths or perthite because ..."

4. Descriptive Mineralogy: With Especial Reference to the Occurrences and Uses by Edward Henry Kraus (1911)
"... the term is also used for intergrowths of other feldspars. Perthitic and micro- perthitic structures refer to the character of scuh intergrowths. ..."

5. Elements of Mineralogy, Crystallography and Blowpipe Analysis: From a by Alfred Joseph Moses, Charles Lathrop Parsons (1916)
"... intergrowths AND PARALLEL GROWTHS OF TWO DIFFERENT MINERALS. Crystals of two minerals forming at the same time may: (fl) Mutually penetrate each other, ..."

6. Bulletin of the Philosophical Society of Washington by Philosophical Society of Washington (1892)
"Association as Inclusions and intergrowths.—(1.) The tendency of certain minerals to inclose particular substances has already been alluded to. ..."

7. The Encyclopedia Americanaedited by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines edited by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines (1904)
"Frequent parallel intergrowths of two varieties of feldspar occur ; for example, ... Such intergrowths are called perthitic intergrowths or perthite because ..."

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