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metamorphicadjective [not gradable]

us   /ˌmet̬·əˈmɔr·fɪk/
earth science describes rocks changed to a new form as a result of physical processes, such as pressure or heat
metamorphism
noun [U] us   /ˌmet̬·əˈmɔrˌfɪz·əm/ earth science
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“metamorphic” in American English

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