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metamorphic

, metamorphous
(of rocks) altered considerably from their original structure and mineralogy by pressure and heat
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According to LNG Management, Ng has become an advisory board member for Metamorphic Ventures.
Metamorphic Ventures is a New York City-based venture capital firm that invests in start-up and early stage technology companies.
Buyer: Big Basin Partners LP, Core Ventures Group, Crunchfund, Metamorphic Ventures, Alpine Meridian Ventures, Double M Partners, TMT Investments Plc , Haystack Fund, Maxfield Capital Fund, HB Rama capital, Ironfire Angel Partners, Unnamed angel investors
The rocks cropping out in the Punta Claditas area can be included in two main lithologic groups, separated by thrusts and deformed under different metamorphic conditions: the Choapa Metamorphic Complex (ChMC) and the three meta-sedimentary units included in what we will name Arrayan basin.
The pool partially fills with rainwater and woody debris each spring, and since 1994 the landowner, with assistance of the primary author in 2003-2004, has been counting the number of adults and emerging metamorphic Spadefoot Toads.
At this point, a number of morphological changes occur that signal metamorphic competency.
In North Dakota, populations are completely metamorphic when ponds are ephemeral (and can reach high temperatures), completely paedomorphic in deep cattle ponds that always have water and do not freeze completely (and are always cool), and are mixed metamorphic/paedomorphic in larger shallow lakes that dry periodically (e.
Touted as progressive, musical geniuses, The Manic Shine have been described as possessing a vast sound and an "inebriating wall of metamorphic art rock".
In the Gallery of Antiquities, the statues are supposed to be preserved for eternity, but that could not have been the intention of the sculptor when he chose a metamorphic stone as his medium.
This is not just an important financing event for Transactis, but a critical strategic relationship leveraging both Harland Clarke's and Harland Financial Solutions' deep relationships and expertise with financial institutions that will greatly accelerate Transactis' growth," said Marc Michel, a Managing Partner of Metamorphic Ventures and Transactis Board member.