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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Relating to or containing or resembling a white or colorless crystalline compound.

Usage examples (28)
  • The staple of the soil ought to be silicious, fertile, and deep.
  • It is not actually necessary to use rich ores; silicious ores can be used.
  • The aggregate shall be clean and of silicious or similar char - acteristics.
  • The gray stones have eroded from the silicious shale that outcrops at the beach. for more
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