Definition of Onyx Marble in English :

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Onyx Marble meaning in English

Meaning of Onyx Marble in English

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Onyx Marble

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Noun

1. alabaster, mexican onyx, onyx marble, oriental alabaster

a hard compact kind of calcite

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Onyx Marble

see synonyms of onyx marble
noun
1. 
a variety of chalcedony with alternating black and white parallel bands, used as a gemstone. Formula: SiO2
2. 
a compact variety of calcite used as an ornamental stone; onyx marble. Formula: CaCO3

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Onyx Marble

see synonyms of onyx marble
noun
1. 
a variety of agate with alternate colored layers, used as a semiprecious stone, esp. in making cameos
2. 
a translucent, finely crystalline calcite, often banded, found in stalagmites
: also called onyx marble

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