oriental verd antique
Verd antique Verd` an*tique" [F. vert antique a kind of marble; verd, vert, green + antique ancient: cf. It. verde antico.] (Min.) (a) A mottled-green serpentine marble. (b) A green porphyry called {oriental verd antique}. [1913 Webster]

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  • oriental verd-antique — A green porphyry • • • Main Entry: ↑verd antique …   Useful english dictionary

  • Verd antique — Verd an*tique [F. vert antique a kind of marble; verd, vert, green + antique ancient: cf. It. verde antico.] (Min.) (a) A mottled green serpentine marble. (b) A green porphyry called {oriental verd antique}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ophite — n. (Min.) 1. Serpentine, ophiolite. 2. Verd antique marble. 3. Green porphyry, oriental verd antique …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • Ussel-d'Allier — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Ussel. 46° 12′ 30″ N 3° 11′ 26″ E …   Wikipédia en Français

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