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Definition 1: produced by the action of fire or intense heat - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where igneous or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • rocks formed by igneous agents

Synonyms for igneous in the sense of this definition

(igneous belongs to category ...) a science that deals with the history of the earth as recorded in rocks

Definition 2: produced under conditions involving intense heat - [adjective denoting pert]

Samples where igneous or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • igneous rock is rock formed by solidification from a molten state; especially from molten magma
  • igneous fusion is fusion by heat alone
  • pyrogenic strata

Synonyms for igneous in the sense of this definition

Definition 3: like or suggestive of fire - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where igneous or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a fiery desert wind
  • an igneous desert atmosphere

Synonyms for igneous in the sense of this definition

(igneous is similar to ...) used of physical heat; having a high or higher than desirable temperature or giving off heat or feeling or causing a sensation of heat or burning

"hot stove" "hot water" "a hot August day" "a hot stuffy room" "she's hot and tired" "a hot forehead"

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