Solenhofen stone

noun
So·​len·​ho·​fen stone | \ ˈs|ōlənˌhōfən-, ˈz| \

Definition of Solenhofen stone

: a limestone found at Solenhofen, Bavaria and valued for lithographic purposes

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History and Etymology for Solenhofen stone

from Solenhofen, village of west central Bavaria

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“Solenhofen stone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Solenhofen%20stone. Accessed 9 Mar. 2021.

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