Marmoraceous Mar`mo*ra"ceous, a. [L. marmor marble. See {Marble}.] Pertaining to, or like, marble. [1913 Webster]

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  • marmoraceous — mar·mo·ra·ceous …   English syllables

  • marmoraceous — |märmə|rāshəs adjective Etymology: Latin marmor marble + English aceous more at marble : of, relating to, or resembling marble …   Useful english dictionary

  • marmoreal — adjective /mɑːˈmɔːɹɪəl/ Resembling marble or a marble statue. , 1949: If, as I said, his fingertips arrived at this, perhaps her flesh, marmoreal and lazy, was hardly aware that these were, in fact, fingertips, and not for example, nails or… …   Wiktionary

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