Plutonic rock synonyms

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(Geology) one of the major groups of rock that makes up the crust of the Earth; formed by the cooling of molten rock, either below the surface (intrusive) or on the surface (extrusive)
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A large mass of igneous rock that has intruded and melted surrounding strata at great depths. Batholiths usually have a surface area of over 100 km2 (38 mi2 ).
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large mass of intrusive igneous rock believed to have solidified deep within the earth
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A large body of igneous rock formed when a plume of magma cools and solidifies underground. Although most plutons are deep within the Earth's crust, some become exposed at the surface due to plate-tectonic processes.
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Find another word for plutonic rock. In this page you can discover 5 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for plutonic rock, like: igneous-rock, hypabyssal rock, batholith, batholite and pluton.