ganister

noun
gan·​is·​ter | \ ˈga-nə-stər How to pronounce ganister (audio) \
variants: or less commonly gannister

Definition of ganister

: a fine-grained quartzite used in the manufacture of refractory brick

First Known Use of ganister

1811, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ganister

of obscure origin

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“Ganister.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ganister. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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