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Origin of granite
OTHER WORDS FROM granitegra·nit·ic [gruh-nit-ik], /grəˈnɪt ɪk/, adjectivegran·ite·like, adjectivepre·gra·nit·ic, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH granitegranite , granité
Definition for granite (2 of 2)
noun French Cooking.
Origin of granité
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH granitégranite, granité
Example sentences from the Web for granite
There’s the Mulberry Street Cemetery on the right, a pet-grooming place, taxidermy, marble and granite, a parish office, a church.Heisman winner DeVonta Smith puts tiny town of Amite City in the spotlight|Chuck Culpepper|January 7, 2021|Washington Post
The art that you see on that granite is the work of spirited people who experienced not only the summer of 2020, but just channeling the injustices they may have faced in their lives.Northam proposes major effort to reimagine public space around Robert E. Lee statue in Richmond|Gregory S. Schneider|December 11, 2020|Washington Post
The 3,284-foot peak of Old Rag, in the southern portion of the park, has several sections of exposed granite that has made it one of Virginia’s classic climbing destinations.The Ultimate Shenandoah National Park Travel Guide|Graham Averill|October 7, 2020|Outside Online
The Mogollon Rim is a 200-mile-long limestone and granite cliff located two hours southeast of Phoenix.The Most Scenic Campsite in Every Region in the U.S.|Maura Fox|September 28, 2020|Outside Online
And the fierce country, blazed across the brain: urgent and cypressed, the granitic cliff, the shock of parent sea.The Art of Rediscovery: Muriel Rukeyser’s “Savage Coast”|Lauren Elkin|August 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In the eastern portion of Princeton the underlying rock is a kind of micaceous schist, and in the western is granitic gneiss.
Yet Mr. Armytage was not really so granitic of nature as the Bigart emissary had thought him.Merton of the Movies|Harry Leon Wilson
All these minerals have once been imbedded in the granitic gneiss, which is the principal rock of the region.The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II|A.E. Nordenskieold
But some eruptions of granitic and other substances, ejected from the interior, never reach the surface at all.
The granitic débris, which was detached from the summit of the Alpine mountains, fell on the surface of the glacier.