How Do You Spell SURFICIAL?

Correct spelling for the English word "surficial" is [s_ɜː_f_ˈɪ_ʃ_əl], [sɜːfˈɪʃə͡l], [sɜːfˈɪʃə‍l]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of SURFICIAL

  1. sur-fish'al, adj. formed on the surface, as opposed to Subterranean.

Usage Examples for SURFICIAL

  1. Mineral deposits of the " igneous after- effect" type may be profoundly altered through surficial agencies. - "The Economic Aspect of Geology" by C. K. Leith
  2. While segregation of materials is characteristic of the surficial products of weathering, the opposite tendency, of mixing and aggregation, is the rule under dynamic metamorphism, notwithstanding the minor segregation above noted. - "The Economic Aspect of Geology" by C. K. Leith