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igneousadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈɪɡ·ni·əs/
earth science describesrocks made from ​magma (= ​liquidrock) that has ​cooled and ​becomesolid
(Definition of igneous from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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uk   us   /ˈɪɡ.ni.əs/ specialized
(of ​rocks) ​formed from ​magma (= very ​hotliquidrock that has ​cooled)
(Definition of igneous from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “igneous”
in Spanish ígneo…
in Vietnamese do núi lửa phun trào…
in Malaysian igneus…
in Thai ที่เกิดจากการแข็งตัวของหินหนืด…
in Chinese (Simplified) (岩石)火成的…
in Indonesian (batuan) beku…
in Chinese (Traditional) (岩石)火成的…
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