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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Relating to what is now called the Plutonic theory of the earth, first advanced by Dr. James Hutton.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In geology, relating to the views and theories of James Hutton (1726–1797).

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