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The gneiss was also used to create the low stone walls that bring definition to the estate’s exterior walkways.
The falls are a 62-foot-high double-plunge along a granitic gneiss ledge.
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Origin and Etymology of gneiss
First Known Use: 1757See Words from the same year
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