ETYM Cf. French minéralisation.
(Alternate spelling: mineralisation).
1. The process of mineralizing, or forming a mineral by combination of a metal with another element; also, the process of converting into a mineral, as a bone or a plant.
2. The act of impregnating with a mineral, as water.
The release of inorganic chemicals from organic matter in the process of aerobic or anaerobic decay.
Pretvaranje u minerale; menjanje sastava vode dodavanjem mineralnih sastojaka.