adjective see tuff

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  • tuffaceous — See tuff. * * * …   Universalium

  • tuffaceous — adjective Of the nature or texture of tuff …   Wiktionary

  • tuffaceous — adj. of or related to tuff, of or related to a type of fragmental rock consisting of smaller volcanic ash and rock …   English contemporary dictionary

  • tuffaceous — tuff·a·ceous …   English syllables

  • tuffaceous — ˌtəˈfāshəs adjective Etymology: tuff + aceous : of, relating to, or resembling tuff …   Useful english dictionary

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