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Definition of Metamorphic rock

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Definition as written by IRFAN_LODHI:

Metamorphic rock : (metamorphism) which means "change in form"
Metamorphic rock is the result of the transformation of an existing rock type . Some examples of metamorphic rocks are gneiss, slate, marble, schist, and quartzite.

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