Origin of dolomite
OTHER WORDS FROM dolomitedol·o·mit·ic [dol-uh-mit-ik], /ˌdɒl əˈmɪt ɪk/, adjective
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How to use dolomite in a sentence
In the Dolomite region, especially of recent times, climbing has made extraordinary progress.Tyrol and its People|Clive Holland
Another remarkable feature of the Permian rocks is the occurrence of great beds of magnesian limestone, or dolomite.The Story of the Earth and Man|J. W. Dawson
Mixed with carbonate of lime, it forms magnesian limestone and dolomite.A Textbook of Assaying: For the Use of Those Connected with Mines.|Cornelius Beringer and John Jacob Beringer
Came to hills of dolomite, but all the rocks were covered with white lichens (ash-coloured).
Roads all plashy or running with water, oozes full, and rivulets overflowing; rocks of dolomite jutting out here and there.