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  1. cryogenesis(Noun)

    The combination of thermophysical, physiochemical, physiomechanical processes occurring in freezing and thawing earth materials.

  2. cryogenesis(Noun)

    2011: Pratap Singh, Umesh Kumar Haritashya, P. Pradeep Kumar, Encyclopedia of Snow, Ice and Glaciers

  3. cryogenesis(Noun)

    1991: American Institute of Biological Sciences, Soviet soil science, Volume 23, Issues 1-5

  4. cryogenesis(Noun)

    The geologic processes that create permafrost.

  5. cryogenesis(Noun)

    The process of mediablasting a surface with dry ice (frozen carbon dioxide).

  6. Origin: From cryo- + -genesis.


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