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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.

Meaning of marl from wikipedia

- including 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. Agricultural...
- 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 is calcium carbonate or lime-rich sedimentary rock. Marl may also refer to: Marl, North Rhine-Westphalia, a city in Germany Marl, Lower Saxony, a...
- Brit Heyworth Marling (born August 7, 1982) is an American actress and screenwriter. She rose to prominence after starring in several films that premiered...
- 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...
- Marl is a town and a muni****lity in the district of Recklinghausen, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is situated near the Wesel-Datteln Canal, approx...
- Richard Donald Marles (born 13 July 1967) is an Australian Labor Party politician serving as Deputy Leader of the Labor Party and Deputy Leader of the...
- Laura Beatrice Marling (born 1 February 1990) is a British folk singer-songwriter. She won the Brit Award for Best British Female Solo Artist at the 2011...
- Sourcebook. University of California Press. p. 8. ISBN 978-0520909601. Marls, The Myths of Reparations, pp. 231–232 Marks, p. 237 Marks, pp. 223–234...
- Marler is a surname. Notable people with the surname include: George Carlyle Marler (1901-1981), Canadian politician Herbert Meredith Marler (1876-1940)...
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