Intermediate Rock

Science / Geology / Intermediate Rock: An igneous rock that has an intermediate silica content. Examples are syenite and diorite. Also see entries for acidic, basic and ultrabasic rocks.

Other Words for Intermediate

Intermediate Noun Synonyms: middle, in-between, medial, midway, halfway, transitional, intervening, intermediary
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Other Words for Rock

Rock Noun Synonyms: stone, boulder
Rock Adjective Synonyms: crag, tor, escarpment, scarp, outcrop, outcropping
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Rocked

Entertainment / Ice Hockey / Rocked: Big hit MORE

Rock Salt

Science / Geology / Rock Salt: A chemical sedimentary rock that forms from the evaporation of ocean or saline lake waters. It is also known by the mineral name 'halite'. It is rarely found at Earth's surface, except in areas of ver MORE

Rock Glacier

Science / Geology / Rock Glacier: A mass of rock material, cemented together by ice, that flows down a slope under the force of gravity much like the motion of a glacier. MORE

Rocker

Life Style / Painting / Rocker: A broad-ended tool with a sharp-toothed curved base which is used to ground a mezzotint plate. It is so called because it is applied with a rocking motion. MORE

Rocker Arm

Technology / Motorcycle / Rocker Arm: A centrally pivoted lever that transmits the motion of the camshaft to open and close the valves. MORE

Rocket

Entertainment / Bowling / Rocket: A ball thrown with extra speed; see also bb and bullet. MORE

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