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scagliola

noun, sca·glio·la often attributive \skal-ˈyō-lə, -ˈy-\

Definition of SCAGLIOLA

:  an imitation marble used for floors, columns, and ornamental interior work

Origin of SCAGLIOLA

Italian, literally, little chip
First Known Use: 1747

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