Encrinital
Encrinic En*crin"ic, Encrinal En*cri"nal, Encrinital En*crin"i*tal, a. (Paleon.) Relating to encrinites; containing encrinites, as certain kinds of limestone. [1913 Webster]

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  • encrinital — en·cri·nit·al …   English syllables

  • encrinital — adjective see encrinic …   Useful english dictionary

  • Encrinal — Encrinic En*crin ic, Encrinal En*cri nal, Encrinital En*crin i*tal, a. (Paleon.) Relating to encrinites; containing encrinites, as certain kinds of limestone. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Encrinic — En*crin ic, Encrinal En*cri nal, Encrinital En*crin i*tal, a. (Paleon.) Relating to encrinites; containing encrinites, as certain kinds of limestone. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • marble — marbler, n. /mahr beuhl/, n., adj., v., marbled, marbling. n. 1. metamorphosed limestone, consisting chiefly of recrystallized calcite or dolomite, capable of taking a high polish, occurring in a wide range of colors and variegations and used in… …   Universalium

  • Marble — /mahr beuhl/, n. Alice, 1913 90, U.S. tennis player. * * * Granular limestone or dolomite that has recrystallized under the influence of heat, pressure, and aqueous solutions. The main mineral in marble is calcite. Commercially, marble includes… …   Universalium

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