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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A sedimentary rock consisting mainly of calcium that was deposited by the remains of marine animals.

Usage examples (36)
  • It's clad in French limestone and needs two more years of work.
  • Also, significantly more limestone is mixed in this layer than the first.
  • The building, clad in limestone, was built in 1917 and has only 12 apartments.
  • Diatoms and corals have been sequestering it in limestone for millions of years. for more
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