Character 10
Hyphenation N/A
Pronunciations N/A

Definitions and meanings of "Batholiths"

What do we mean by batholiths?

A large irregular mass of intrusive igneous rock that has melted or forced itself into surrounding strata.

(n) The one word that you cannot say without sounding like a homo sexual. Even the most manly sentence can turn gay with the use of this word. Urban Dictionary

Synonyms and Antonyms for Batholiths

  • Synonyms for batholiths
  • Batholiths synonyms not found!!!
  • Antonyms for batholiths
  • Batholiths antonyms not found!

The word "batholiths" in example sentences

There are also Andean batholiths from the Paleocene and areas with metamorphic and sedimentary rock from the Precambrian and lower Paleozoic. ❋ Unknown (2007)

The base rock consists principally of sediments from the Upper Jurassic seas and of Cretaceous and Tertiary volcanic deposits which make up the Andean batholiths. ❋ Unknown (2008)

Its geology is complex with rock outcroppings of different types and ages including rocks of granitic, dioritic and quartz monzonitic batholiths that originated during the Mesozoic and Tertiary periods as volcanic rock and a varied sequence of sediments. ❋ Unknown (2008)

Uplift may also be caused by the upward migration of magma through the crust to produce granitic batholiths. ❋ Unknown (2007)

Here batholiths of granite have been intruded into ❋ Unknown (1915)

The intrusive masses may take various forms, called stocks, batholiths, laccoliths, sills, sheets and dikes, definitions and illustrations of which are given in any geological textbook. ❋ Unknown (1915)

At the center of the El Tesoro license in the contact zone between the metamorphic body and the igneous rock gold veins are embedded diorite rocks of the Segovias batholiths, consisting of white quartz, poor in sulfides and with free gold, which are part of the mining area known as the Vapor. ❋ Unknown (2010)

The target is also interpreted to lie between two discrete granite batholiths or within the collapsed roof structure of a single larger batholith. ❋ Unknown (2010)

The result may be an even longer look at the Wolf River and Puritan batholiths. ❋ Unknown (2009)

You just can’t scientifically reconcile these batholiths with a 10,000-year old earth without being more than a little schizophrenic. ❋ Unknown (2010)

For me, a plus for this program was that it featured several geologists I know and work with from the University of New Mexico; however, it made no mention of the post-Cretaceous Canadian granite batholiths, and implied that most of the Rockies’ granite is on the American side of the border. ❋ Unknown (2009)

Thank GAWD we made a big enough impression in Canada to have the batholiths project de-railed but that’s not stopping the Americans. ❋ Unknown (2007)

"[What's up man], I'm gonna go [pump some iron] and then learn about [batholith]." ❋ Randler Cramford (2004)

Cross Reference for Batholiths

  • Batholiths cross reference not found!

What does batholiths mean?

Best Free Book Reviews
Book Name Author
Odin E-Book David Archer & Blake Banner
Wolf Games: Granite Lake Wolve... E-Book Vivian Arend
Mr. Dirty E-Book Nana Malone
Brody's Redemption E-Book Kay Lyons
Living in the Past E-Book W.J. May
Best IOS App Reviews
App Name Developer
Amazon Shopping App Reviews AMZN Mobile LLC
Microsoft Copilot App Reviews Microsoft Corporation
CapCut - Video Editor App Reviews Bytedance Pte. Ltd
SHEIN - Shopping Online App Reviews ROADGET BUSINESS PTE. LTD.
Threads, an Instagram app App Reviews Instagram, Inc.