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argillite


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Argillite  \Ar"gil*lite\,  n.  [Gr.  ?  clay  +  -lite.]  (Min.) 
  Argillaceous  schist  or  slate;  clay  slate.  Its  colors  is 
  bluish  or  blackish  gray,  sometimes  greenish  gray,  brownish 
  red,  etc  --  {Ar`gil*lit"ic},  a. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  argillite 
  n  :  a  sedimentary  rock  differing  from  shale  in  being  bound  by 
  silica  and  from  slate  in  having  no  slate  cleavages 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Argillite,  KY 
  Zip  code(s):  41121 




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