Definition of pseudomorphosis in English:

pseudomorphosis

noun

Mineralogy
  • An instance of pseudomorphism; alteration into or formation of a pseudomorph.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. From pseudo- + morphosis, probably after pseudomorphic.

Pronunciation

pseudomorphosis

/ˌs(j)uːdə(ʊ)ˈmɔːfəsɪs/