flinty vs granitic what difference

what is difference between flinty and granitic

English

Etymology

From flint +‎ -y.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈflɪnti/
  • Rhymes: -ɪnti

Adjective

flinty (comparative flintier or more flinty, superlative flintiest or most flinty)

  1. Resembling or containing flint.
  2. (geology) Siliceous (including basanite).
    flinty rock; flinty slate
  3. Showing a lack of emotion.
  4. Having a taste characteristic of certain white wines, especially Chablis, supposed to evoke the sensation of flint striking steel.

Translations


Polish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈflʲin.tɨ/

Noun

flinty f

  1. inflection of flinta:
    1. genitive singular
    2. nominative/accusative/vocative plural


English

Etymology

granite +‎ -ic

Adjective

granitic (comparative more granitic, superlative most granitic)

  1. Of, pertaining to, or containing granite.

Translations

Anagrams

  • angritic

Romanian

Etymology

From French granitique

Adjective

granitic m or n (feminine singular granitică, masculine plural granitici, feminine and neuter plural granitice)

  1. granitic

Declension


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