Definition of intergrow in English:

intergrow

verb

[NO OBJECT]
  • (chiefly of crystals) grow into each other.

    ‘finely intergrown siderite’
    • ‘Some of the turquoise from their mine contains limonite intergrown with thin layers of native gold.’
    • ‘The microcline and quartz are sometimes intergrown as graphic granite and become very coarse grained near pockets.’
    • ‘These aggregates are perched on a matrix of fine-grained garnet densely intergrown with other manganese silicates.’
    • ‘A specimen from the replacement deposits of the Basin vein consists of several interlocking chalcopyrite crystals intergrown with clear quartz crystals.’
    • ‘The hematite and the clays appear intergrown, suggesting that they co-precipitated.’

Pronunciation:

intergrow

/ˌin(t)ərˈɡrō/