Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Having the qualities of, resembling, or exhibiting the texture or structure of gneiss.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Having the structure of gneiss.

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  • adjective geology Having properties similar to gneiss.

Etymologies

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gneiss +‎ -ose

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