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verd antique Explained

Verd antique at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Verd antique \Verd` an*tique"\ [F. vert antique a kind of
marble; verd, vert, green + antique ancient: cf. It. verde
antico.] (Min.)
(a) A mottled-green serpentine marble.
(b) A green porphyry called {oriental verd antique}.

verd antique at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

verd antique
n : a dark green impure marble [syn: {verde antique}]

verd antique at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

Inter: etyl » fr Inter: term » vert antique a kind of marble; Inter: term » verd, Inter: term » vert, green + Inter: term » antique ancient: compare Inter: etyl » it|- Inter: term » verde antico.

Noun

Inter: en-noun » head=verd antique|-
Inter: wikipedi » a
  1. Inter: mineralog » y A mottled green serpentine marble.
  2. Inter: mineralog » y A kind of green porphyry.


Inter: Webster 191 » 3