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- n. silicification
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Silicification.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The process of combining with silica so as to change to a silicate.
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The mineralization does not always destroy the original structure of the tissue, especially in case of silicatization.