Afire vs Igneous - What's the difference?
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Afire is a related term of igneous.
As adjectives the difference between afire and igneous
is that afire
is on fire while igneous
is pertaining to, having the nature of fire; containing fire; resembling fire; as, an igneous
, author=Edgar Rice Burroughs
, title=The Chessmen of Mars
, publisher=The Gutenberg Project
, passage=… if I were a young man I should doubtless be willing to set all Barsoom afire
to win you,…
Pertaining to, having the nature of fire; containing fire; resembling fire; as, an igneous appearance
(geology) Resulting from, or produced by, the action of great heat; with rocks, it could also mean formed from lava/magma; as, granite and basalt are igneous rocks