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The temple is unique in that over-quarrying of sandstone led to the use of laterite for the roofed corridors.
Ronito Eresari, 42, a farmer in the village, said the river had been muddied with nickel laterite, making well water undrinkable and killing the freshwater mollusks that villagers once collected from the banks.
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Origin and Etymology of laterite
First Known Use: 1807See Words from the same year
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