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ir·rup·tive

 (ĭ-rŭp′tĭv)
adj.
1. Irrupting or tending to irrupt.
2. Geology Intrusive.

ir·rup′tive·ly adv.

irruptive

(ɪˈrʌptɪv)
adj
1. irrupting or tending to irrupt
2. of, involving, or causing irruption
3. (Geological Science) obsolete (of igneous rocks) intrusive
irˈruptively adv
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Adj.1.irruptive - of igneous rock that has solidified beneath the earth's surface; granite or diorite or gabbro
intrusive - of rock material; forced while molten into cracks between layers of other rock
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However, tone often functions irruptively, rather than systematically, in free verse.