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ganister

noun gan·is·ter \ˈga-nə-stər\

Definition of ganister

  1. :  a fine-grained quartzite used in the manufacture of refractory brick



Variants of ganister

also gannister play \ˈga-nə-stər\

Origin of ganister

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1811

Rhymes with ganister


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