Definition of mineralogically in US English:

mineralogically

adverb

  • See mineralogy

    • ‘Aphyric and plagiophyric pillow basalts are present and are mineralogically and texturally similar to the sheeted dykes.’
    • ‘These pegmatites are mineralogically different from the pegmatites of the Pikes Peak Granite in that they contain a more alkaline (sodium- and potassium-enriched) mineral suite.’
    • ‘Deposition of texturally immature but mineralogically mature sediment suggests exposure and reworking of shelf material by fluvial processes in response to regression of the marine system.’
    • ‘The pegmatite dikes are very comparable chemically and mineralogically to the evolved differentiates, exhibiting similar chemical enrichments, albeit to a greater degree.’
    • ‘Marquette County is the easternmost Iron Country county and also the oldest, largest, and most mineralogically diverse.’

Pronunciation

mineralogically

/ˌmin(ə)rəˈläjik(ə)lē/