pudding stone
noun Date: 1753 conglomerate 1

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Pudding stone — Pudding Pud ding, n. [Cf. F. boudin black pudding, sausage, L. botulus, botellus, a sausage, G. & Sw. pudding pudding, Dan. podding, pudding, LG. puddig thick, stumpy, W. poten, potten, also E. pod, pout, v.] 1. A species of food of a soft or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pudding stone — noun a composite rock made up of particles of varying size • Syn: ↑conglomerate • Derivationally related forms: ↑conglomerate (for: ↑conglomerate) • Hypernyms: ↑rock, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • pudding-stone — puddˈing stone noun (geology) Conglomerate • • • Main Entry: ↑pudding …   Useful english dictionary

  • pudding stone — Brit. Geol. conglomerate (def. 3). Also, puddingstone /pood ing stohn /. [1745 55] * * * …   Universalium

  • pudding stone — n. (Geology) conglomerate, detrital sedimentary rock that is coarse grained and composed of round fragments cemented together …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pudding-stone — n. (Min.) Conglomerate …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • pudding stone — /ˈpʊdɪŋ stoʊn/ (say pooding stohn) noun → conglomerate (def. 2) …   Australian English dictionary

  • plum-pudding stone — noun : a conglomerate rock : pudding stone …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pudding — Pud ding, n. [Cf. F. boudin black pudding, sausage, L. botulus, botellus, a sausage, G. & Sw. pudding pudding, Dan. podding, pudding, LG. puddig thick, stumpy, W. poten, potten, also E. pod, pout, v.] 1. A species of food of a soft or moderately… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pudding grass — Pudding Pud ding, n. [Cf. F. boudin black pudding, sausage, L. botulus, botellus, a sausage, G. & Sw. pudding pudding, Dan. podding, pudding, LG. puddig thick, stumpy, W. poten, potten, also E. pod, pout, v.] 1. A species of food of a soft or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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