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arenaceous


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Arenaceous  \Ar`e*na"ceous\,  a.  [L.  arenaceus  fr  arena  sand.] 
  Sandy  or  consisting  largely  of  sand;  of  the  nature  of  sand; 
  easily  disintegrating  into  sand;  friable;  as  arenaceous 
  limestone. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  arenaceous 
  adj  :  resembling  or  containing  sand;  or  growing  in  sandy  areas; 
  "arenaceous  limestone";  "arenaceous  grasses"  [syn:  {sandy}, 
  {sandlike}]  [ant:  {argillaceous}] 




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