Adjective "diagenetic" definition and examples

Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'The only volumetrically important and widespread diagenetic effect of groundwater flow on carbonates in near-surface evaporitic settings is reflux dolomitization.'
  2. 'Most microbes live in near-surface or shallow subsurface diagenetic settings where temperatures and pressures are relatively low and nutrients are abundant.'

Definitions

1. the physical and chemical changes occurring in sediments between the times of deposition and solidification.

More examples(as adjective)

"informations can be diagenetic."

Origin

(diagenesis)