[ ăs-bĕs′toid′, ăz- ]
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THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
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Example sentences from the Web for asbestoid
Byssolite or asbestoid is a blue or green fibrous amphibole from Dauphiny.
And this asbestoid fibre is made even more fireproof by the anti-Semitism of American uncivilisation.The Melting-Pot|Israel Zangwill