Roestone
Roestone \Roe"stone`\, n. (Min.) Same as {O["o]lite}. [1913 Webster]

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  • roestone — n. Oolite …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • roestone — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: roe (II) + stone : oolite …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ammite — Am mite ([a^]m m[imac]t), n. [Gr. ammi ths, ammi tis, sandstone, fr. a mmos or a mmos sand.] (Geol.) O[ o]lite or roestone; written also {hammite}. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hammite — Ammite Am mite ([a^]m m[imac]t), n. [Gr. ammi ths, ammi tis, sandstone, fr. a mmos or a mmos sand.] (Geol.) O[ o]lite or roestone; written also {hammite}. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • oolite — n. 1. Egg stone. 2. Roestone. 3. Pisolite, pea grit, pea stone …   New dictionary of synonyms

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