Definitions for lithifyˈlɪθ əˌfaɪ

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lith•i•fyˈlɪθ əˌfaɪ(v.)-fied, -fy•ing.

  1. (v.t.)to change (sediment) to stone or rock.

    Category: Geology, Petrology

  2. (v.i.)to become lithified.

    Category: Geology, Petrology


  1. lithify(Verb)

    To turn sediment into solid rock


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