follow Dictionary.com

Is it sneaked or snuck?

dolomitization

[doh-luh-mahy-tuh-zey-shuh n, -mi-, dol-uh-] /ˌdoʊ ləˌmaɪ təˈzeɪ ʃən, -mɪ-, ˌdɒl ə-/
noun, Geology
1.
the conversion of limestone into dolomite.
Origin of dolomitization
1860-1865
1860-65; dolomitize + -ation
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for dolomitization

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for dolomitization

0
29
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for dolomitization