lithomarge [lith-uh-mahrj] ExamplesWord Origin noun
- kaolin in compact, massive, usually impure form.
Origin of lithomarge 1745–55; New Latin lithomarga stone marl, equivalent to litho-+ Latin marga marl Examples from the Web for lithomarge Historical Examples of lithomarge
In Antrim the bole is associated with lithomarge, bauxite and pisolitic iron-ore.
British Dictionary definitions for lithomarge lithomarge noun
- a smooth compact type of kaolin: white or reddish and often mottled
Word Origin for lithomarge C18: from New Latin lithomarga from litho- + Latin marga marl