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pisolite

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noun pi·so·lite \ˈpī-sə-ˌlīt\

Definition of pisolite

  1. :  a limestone composed of pisiform concretions

pisolitic

play \ˌpī-sə-ˈli-tik\ adjective


Origin and Etymology of pisolite

New Latin pisolithus, from Greek pisos pea + -lithos -lith


First Known Use: 1708


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