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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Granitic  \Gra*nit"ic\,  a.  [Cf.  F.  granitique.] 
  1.  Like  granite  in  composition,  color,  etc.;  having  the 
  nature  of  granite;  as  granitic  texture. 
 
  2.  Consisting  of  granite;  as  granitic  mountains. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  granitic 
  adj  1:  hard  as  granite;  "a  granitic  fist"  [syn:  {granitelike},  {rocklike}, 
  {stony}] 
  2:  having  austere  inflexibility;  "a  flinty  manner";  "granitic 
  morality";  "his  unyielding  mouth  and  glassy  eyes"- 
  Marchette  Chute  [syn:  {flinty},  {unyielding}] 




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