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PREFERRED TERM
metamorphic rock
TYPE
  • http://purl.org/net/provenance/ns#DataItem

DEFINITION
  • Rock formed by solid-state mineralogical, chemical and/or structural changes to a pre-existing rock, in response to marked changes in temperature, pressure, shearing stress and chemical environment.

DESCRIPTION
  • Rock formed by solid-state mineralogical, chemical and/or structural changes to a pre-existing rock, in response to marked changes in temperature, pressure, shearing stress and chemical environment.

IDENTIFIER
  • metamorphicRock

TITLE
  • metamorphic rock

URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/LithologyValue/metamorphicRock
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