Caen stone

noun \ˈkäⁿ-, ˈkān-\

Definition of Caen stone

  1. 1 :  a yellowish limestone marked with a rippled figure

  2. 2 :  freestone 3

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Origin and Etymology of caen stone

Caen, city in Normandy, France, near which it is found

First Known Use: 15th century

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to cast off or become cast off

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