from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Kinetic metabolism; transmutation of energy.
- n. In geology, that variety of metamorphism which involves the recrys-tallization of old materials into new compounds without the necessary addition of new matter: thus, shales may be changed to mica schists.
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