moorstone

noun
moor·​stone | \ ˈmu̇(ə)rˌstōn \

Definition of moorstone

dialectal, England
: granite found especially in Cornwall

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moor entry 1 + stone

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“Moorstone.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/moorstone. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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