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Synonyms for involution

reduction in size of an organ or part (as in the return of the uterus to normal size after childbirth)

a long and intricate and complicated grammatical construction

marked by elaborately complex detail

the act of sharing in the activities of a group

the process of raising a quantity to some assigned power

the action of enfolding something

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1982a) suggested that a substantial source of alkyl phenanthrene could be the direct methylation of phenanthrene during catagenesis.
Infrared study of the evolution of kerogens of different origins during catagenesis and pyrolysis", Fuel.
His catagenesis is a broad-based, democratic form of "wiki-renewal," in which members of the public at large each contribute to social regeneration.
Se advierte tambien que el querogeno mas soterrado presenta un estado de madurez mayor, debido a que la temperatura aumenta con la profundidad y presenta valores suficientemente elevados, alrededor de 100[grados]C, que permiten que el querogeno entre en la fase de catagenesis y sufra modificaciones.