psephite

noun pse·phite \ ˈsēˌfīt \

Definition of psephite

plural -s
:a coarse fragmental rock composed of rounded pebbles (as conglomerate) — compare pelite, psammite

psephitic

\(ˈ)sē¦fitik\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of psephite

French pséphite, from pséph- (from Greek psēphos pebble) + -ite


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