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    petrifaction

    petrifaction - Dictionary definition and meaning for word petrifaction

    Definition
    (noun) the process of turning some plant material into stone by infiltration with water carrying mineral particles without changing the original shape
    Synonyms : petrification
    Definition
    (noun) a rock created by petrifaction; an organic object infiltrated with mineral matter and preserved in its original form
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