kieselguhr


kie·sel·guhr

noun \ˈkē-zəl-ˌgr\

Definition of KIESELGUHR

:  loose or porous diatomite

Origin of KIESELGUHR

German Kieselgur
First Known Use: 1875

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: kieserite
Previous Word in the Dictionary: kierman
All Words Near: kieselguhr

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up kieselguhr? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More