camstone

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

Definition of camstone

plural -s
1 Scottish : a limestone containing much clay
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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