granitic

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Granitic \Gra*nit"ic\, adjective [Cf. F. granitique.]

1. Like granite in composition, color, etc.; having the nature of granite; as, granitic texture.

2. Consisting of granite; as, granitic mountains.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

granitic

adjective

1: showing unfeeling resistance to tender feelings; "his flinty gaze"; "the child's misery would move even the most obdurate heart" [syn: {flinty}, {flint}, {granitic}, {obdurate}, {stony}]

2: hard as granite; "a granitic fist" [syn: {granitic}, {granitelike}, {rocklike}, {stony}]


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