camstone

noun cam·stone \ˈkämzˌtōn, -mˌst-\
variants: or

camstane

\-ān\

Definition of camstone

plural

-s

  1. 1 Scottish :  a limestone containing much clay

  2. 2 Scottish :  pipe clay used to whiten hearths or doorsteps

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Origin and Etymology of camstone

Scots cam pipeclay (from Middle English calm limestone) + English stone or Scots stane, variant of England stone


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