lithogenous


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lithogenous

(lɪˈθɒdʒɪnəs)
adj
(Zoology) (of animals, esp certain corals) rock-building
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rock]--number of the sodium ions of lithogenous origin delivered during the year, t;
The assessment of the lithogenous component in the ion balance ([W.
In terms of the natural component of the ionic balance the leading positions belong to the lithogenous delivery of ions.