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ventifact

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noun ven·ti·fact \ˈven-tə-ˌfakt\

Definition of ventifact

  1. :  a stone worn, polished, or faceted by windblown sand



Origin and Etymology of ventifact

Latin ventus + English artifact


First Known Use: 1911


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