noun cal·ca·re·nite \ˌkalkəˈrēˌnīt\

Definition of calcarenite



  1. 1 :  a detrital carbonate rock formed of particles of sand-grain size

  2. 2 :  a consolidated lime sand

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Origin and Etymology of calcarenite

calc- + Latin arena sand + English -ite — more at arena

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capable of being understood in two ways

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