Definition, Limits and Types of Metamorphism

  • Kurt Bucher
  • Martin Frey


The definition given below follows that given by the JUGS subcommission on the systematics of metamorphic rocks.


Metamorphic Rock Regional Metamorphism Magmatic Body Contact Metamorphism Metamorphic Process 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kurt Bucher
    • 1
  • Martin Frey
    • 2
  1. 1.Mineralogisch-Petrographisches InstitutFreiburg im BreisgauGermany
  2. 2.Mineralogisch-Petrographisches InstitutBaselSwitzerland

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