Definition of marble. Meaning of marble. Synonyms of marble

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Definition of marble

marble
Limestone Lime"stone` (l[imac]m"st[=o]n`), n. A rock consisting chiefly of calcium carbonate or carbonate of lime. It sometimes contains also magnesium carbonate, and is then called magnesian or dolomitic limestone. Crystalline limestone is called marble.
Marble
Marble Mar"ble, a. 1. Made of, or resembling, marble; as, a marble mantel; marble paper. 2. Cold; hard; unfeeling; as, a marble breast or heart.
Marble
Marble Mar"ble, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Marbled; p. pr. & vb. n. Marbling.] [Cf. F. marbrer. See Marble, n.] To stain or vein like marble; to variegate in color; as, to marble the edges of a book, or the surface of paper.

Meaning of marble from wikipedia

- Marble is a metamorphic rock composed of recrystallized carbonate minerals, most commonly calcite or dolomite. Marble is typically not foliated, although...
- A marble is a small spherical toy often made from gl****, clay, steel, plastic, or agate. These balls vary in size. Most commonly, they are about 13 mm...
- The Blue Marble is an image of Earth taken on December 7, 1972, from a distance of about 29,000 kilometers (18,000 miles) from the planet's surface. It...
- Parian Marble or Marmor Parium, see Parian Chronicle. Parian marble is a fine-grained semi translucent pure-white and entirely flawless marble quarried...
- Jelle's Marble Runs is a YouTube channel based in the Netherlands, run by Jelle and Dion Bakker. It is based around marbles, marble runs, and marble races...
- Creole marble, also called Georgia creole or Georgia marble is a marble from quarries in Pickens County, Georgia, United States. It is co****-grained,...
- Marble Canyon is the section of the Colorado River canyon in northern Arizona from Lee's Ferry to the confluence with the Little Colorado River, which...
- Roy Devyn Marble (born September 21, 1992) is an American professional basketball player who last pla**** for Virtus Bologna of the Italian Lega Basket...
- Carrara marble is a type of white or blue-grey marble po****r for use in sculpture and building decor. It is quarried in the city of Carrara in the province...
- Marble House is a Gilded Age mansion in Newport, Rhode Island. Designed as a summer cottage for Alva and William Kissam Vanderbilt by the society architect...
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