plutonic

(redirected from plutonicly)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

plu·ton·ic

 (plo͞o-tŏn′ĭk)
adj.
Of deep igneous or magmatic origin: plutonic rocks.

[From Latin Plūtō, Plūtōn-, Pluto; see Pluto.]

plutonic

(pluːˈtɒnɪk)
adj
(Geological Science) (of igneous rocks) derived from magma that has cooled and solidified below the surface of the earth. Also: abyssal
[C20: named after Pluto1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.plutonic - 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
Translations

plutonic

[pluːˈtɒnɪk] adjplutonico/a