polymnite

noun pol·ym·nite \ˈpälə̇mˌnīt, pəˈlim-\

Definition of polymnite

plural

-s

  1. :  a stone marked with dendrites and black lines so disposed as to suggest rivers and marshes

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Origin and Etymology of polymnite

Greek polymnios full of moss (from poly- + mnion moss, seaweed) + English -ite


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