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Meaning of "anatexis" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD ANATEXIS

From Greek: rebirth.
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PRONUNCIATION OF ANATEXIS

anatexis  [ˈænəˌtɛksɪs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ANATEXIS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Anatexis is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES ANATEXIS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

anatexis

Anatexis

Anatexis in geology, refers to the differential, or partial, melting of rocks, especially in the forming of metamorphic rocks such as migmatites.

Definition of anatexis in the English dictionary

The definition of anatexis in the dictionary is the partial melting of rocks, esp in the formation of metamorphic rocks.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ANATEXIS


anaphylaxis
ˌænəfɪˈlæksɪs
apomixis
ˌæpəˈmɪksɪs
axis
ˈæksɪs
catalexis
ˌkætəˈlɛksɪs
cathexis
kəˈθɛksɪs
chemoprophylaxis
ˌkɛməʊˌprəʊfəˈlæksɪs
chemotaxis
ˌkɛməʊˈtæksɪs
deixis
ˈdaɪksɪs
epistaxis
ˌɛpɪˈstæksɪs
lexis
ˈlɛksɪs
orexis
əˈreksɪs
phototaxis
ˌfəʊtəʊˈtæksɪs
praxis
ˈpræksɪs
prophylaxis
ˌprɒfɪˈlæksɪs
pyxis
ˈpɪksɪs
rhexis
ˈrɛksɪs
stereotaxis
ˌstɛrɪəˈtæksɪs
tachyphylaxis
ˌtækɪfɪˈlæksɪs
taxis
ˈtæksɪs
Zeuxis
ˈzjuːksɪs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ANATEXIS

anat.
anata
anatase
anathema
anathemata
anathematical
anathematisation
anathematise
anathematization
anathematize
anatman
Anatolia
Anatolian
Anatolian shepherd dog
anatomic
anatomical
anatomical snuffbox
anatomically
anatomies
anatomisation

WORDS THAT END LIKE ANATEXIS

aerotaxis
anaptyxis
heliotaxis
hypercatalexis
major axis
minor axis
neutral axis
optic axis
parataxis
phyllotaxis
polar axis
principal axis
sparaxis
stylostixis
synaxis
syntexis
the Axis
x-axis
y-axis
z-axis

Synonyms and antonyms of anatexis in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «anatexis» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ANATEXIS

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Translator English - Chinese

深熔作用
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

anatexis
570 millions of speakers

English

anatexis
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

anatexis
380 millions of speakers
ar

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anatexis
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

анатексис
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

anatexia
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

anatexis
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

anatexie
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Anatoksis
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Anatexis
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

アナテクシス
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

anatexis
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Anatoksis
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

anatexis
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

anatexis
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एटॅक्सिस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

anateksi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

anatessi
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

anatexis
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

анатексіс
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

anatexis
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

anatexis
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

anatexis
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

anatexis
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

anatexis
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of anatexis

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ANATEXIS»

The term «anatexis» is normally little used and occupies the 149.916 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ANATEXIS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about anatexis

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ANATEXIS»

Discover the use of anatexis in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to anatexis and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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High-Temperature Metamorphism and Crustal Anatexis
This second volume in the new series produced by the Mineralogical Society is concerned with the study of rocks from the deep continental crust.
J.R. Ashworth, M. Brown, 1990
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Precambrian Geology and Metamorphic Petrology: Proceedings ...
Finally, according to the experiment for the formation of Liesegang bands and nonlinear dynamics, two mathematical models were proposed to describe metasomatism and anatexis, respectively. We conclude that the migmatites with thermal ...
Qian Xianglin, Zhengdong You, Henry Campbell Halls, 1998
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Igneous Petrology: Adakite, Agpaitic Rock, Amygdule, ...
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
Source Wikipedia, 2013
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The Structure and Physical Properties of the Earth's Crust
Water saturated granite liquids produced by anatexis in the crust can exist only for a few degrees above the solidus. It appears that the normal product of anatexis is a mush composed of crystals and water undersaturated granite liquid  ...
John G. Heacock, 2013
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The Role of Fluids in Crustal Processes
Hydrothermal. Systems. Associated. with. Regional. Metamorphism. and. Crustal. Anatexis: Examples. from. the. Pyrenees,. France. omphibolite and granulite facias gneisses •Pi B'otrte - fHlimonite Khist ...
‎1990
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Frontiers in Geochemistry: Global Inorganic Geochemistry
Water. as. a. Petrologic. Catalyst. Driving. 180/160. Homogenization. and. Anatexis. of. the. Middle. Crust. in. the. Metamorphic. Core. Complexes. of. British. Columbia. Gregory. J. Holk. Department of Geological Sciences and Geological ...
Konrad Bates Krauskopf, Wallace Gary Ernst, 2002
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Atlas of Migmatites
4a), partial melting occurs under the special conditions of lithostatic stress (“static melting”; see section 3.4) only, and melt forms and later crystallizes without segregation from its complementary solid fraction. In this scenario, anatexis occurs in ...
E. W. Sawyer, 2008
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Metamorphism and Crustal Evolution: Papers in Honour of ...
These formed by in situ anatexis and correspond to melt/restite segregations under two different conditions, namely high melt-fraction in the case of the granodiorite, and low melt- fraction in the case of the leucogranites. The leucogranites ...
‎2005
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Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology
In some areas, latest Cretaceous plutons are strongly peraluminous two-mica granites that were probably derived entirely by anatexis of ancient crust. Unlike the S-type granites of eastern Australia, the North American peraluminous granites ...
Myron G. Best, 2009
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The Transantarctic Mountains: Rocks, Ice, Meteorites and Water
Therefore, we conclude that the granitic magmas that formed the plutons of Hope Granite could have formed by anatexis of the metasedimentary rocks of the Ross orogen which these magmas intruded. The isotopic composition of strontium in ...
Gunter Faure, Teresa M. Mensing, 2010

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Anatexis [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/anatexis>. Aug 2019 ».
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