whinstone

noun
whin·stone | \ˈhwin-ˌstōn, ˈwin-\

Definition of whinstone 

chiefly British

: basaltic rock : trap also : any of various other dark resistant rocks (such as chert)

First Known Use of whinstone

1513, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for whinstone

whin, a hard rock

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