E*rup"tive (?), a. [Cf. F. 'eruptif.]


Breaking out or bursting forth.

The sudden glance Appears far south eruptive through the cloud. Thomson.

2. Med.

Attended with eruption or efflorescence, or producing it; as, an eruptive fever.

3. Geol.

Produced by eruption; as, eruptive rocks, such as the igneous or volcanic.


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E*rup"tive, n. Geol.

An eruptive rock.


© Webster 1913.

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