metamictization love

Help support Wordnik by adopting your favorite word!

metamictization

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A natural process in which the radiation emitted by a mineral gradually destroys the mineral's crystal structure, leaving it amorphous.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.