parmazo marble

noun
par·​ma·​zo marble | \ ˈpärməˌzō-, pärˈmä(ˌ)zō- \

Definition of parmazo marble

: a marble of northern Italy having a coarse network of dark veins on a white or grayish ground

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History and Etymology for parmazo marble

parmazo perhaps modification of Italian paonazzo, pavonazzo pavonazzo

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“Parmazo marble.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/parmazo%20marble. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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