Origin of dolomite
Examples from the Web for dolomite
Historical Examples of dolomite
As a dolomite the stone is far more resistant than a purer limestone.History of Linn County Iowa
Luther A. Brewer
Part of the Houses of Parliament at Westminster is built of dolomite.
He's got to stare down her throat, to watch where the dolomite lands.
There was a lot of dolomite and old fine cinder, very dusty, but not hot.
"All right," I said, and picked up a shovel from the dolomite pile.
Word Origin for dolomite
1794, named for French geologist Déodat De Gratet De Dolomieu (1750-1801) who described the rock in his study of the Alps (1791).