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Definition of Marl

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Marl Marl, v. t. [See Marline.] (Naut.) To cover, as part of a rope, with marline, marking a pecular hitch at each turn to prevent unwinding. Marling spike. (Naut.) See under Marline.
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Marl Marl, n. [OF. marle, F. marne, LL. margila, dim. of L. marga marl. Originally a Celtic word, according to Pliny, xvii. 7: ``Quod genus terr[ae] Galli et Britanni margam vocant.' [root]274.] A mixed earthy substance, consisting of carbonate of lime, clay, and sand, in very varivble proportions, and accordingly designated as calcareous, clayey, or sandy. See Greensand.
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Marl Marl, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Marled; p. pr. & vb. n. Marling.] [Cf. F. marner. See Marl, n.] To overspread or manure with marl; as, to marl a field.
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Greensand Green"sand` (-s?nd`), n. (Geol.) A variety of sandstone, usually imperfectly consolidated, consisting largely of glauconite, a silicate of iron and potash of a green color, mixed with sand and a trace of phosphate of lime. Note: [hand]Greensand is often called marl, because it is a useful fertilizer. The greensand beds of the American Cretaceous belong mostly to the Upper Cretaceous.

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- clay marl, blue marl, red marl, high bank marl, s**** layer marl, under s**** layer marl, sand marl, green marl, gray marl, and clayey marl. Marl continues...
- Williams (born September 30, 1962), better known by his stage name Marley Marl, is an American DJ, record producer, rapper and record label founder, primarily...
- Marl Lake is a freshwater lake located in Roscommon County in the U.S. state of Michigan. The lake is entirety located within South Higgins Lake State...
- Marl Kingdom or Marl's Kingdom (マール王国の人形姫, Māru Ōkoku no Ningyō Hime, lit. Puppet Princess of Marl Kingdom) is a series of RPGs developed by Nippon Ichi...
- in Marl, Germany Marl-Hamm station, railway station in Marl Marl Mitte station, railway station in Marl Marl-Sinsen station, railway station in Marl Marl...
- Marl (German: [maʁl] (listen)) is a town and a muni****lity in the district of Recklinghausen, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is situated near...
- Marl prairies are wet prairies that allow for a slow seepage of overland water and exist in the Everglades, usually bordering deeper sloughs, and contain...
- Marl is a geologic formation in England. It preserves fossils dating back to the Cretaceous period. The Channel Tunnel was bored through Chalk Marl for...
- Marl-Hamm station is a railway station on the Gelsenkirchen-Buer Nord–Marl Lippe railway in Marl in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia. It is classified...
- The Marl Mountains are located in the Mojave National Preserve in eastern California in the United States, northeast of the Kelso Mountains. The Marl Mountains...