Carrara marble

Car·​ra·​ra marble
variants: or less commonly Carrara \ kəˈrärə , -​ˈȧ-​ \

Definition of Carrara marble

: a white statuary marble

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Other Words from Carrara marble

carraran \ -​rən \ adjective, usually capitalized

History and Etymology for Carrara marble

from Carrara (now part of Apuania), Italy, where it is found

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“Carrara marble.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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