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granolith

[gran-l-ith]
noun
  1. a composition stone for pavements, made from crushed granite or the like and cement.
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Origin of granolith

First recorded in 1905–10; grano- + -lith
Related formsgran·o·lith·ic, adjective
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Historical Examples of granolith

  • Granit′iform, Gran′itoid, of the form of or resembling granite; Granolith′ic, composed of cement formed of pounded granite.

    Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 2 of 4: E-M)

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British Dictionary definitions for granolith

granolith

noun
  1. a paving material consisting of a mixture of cement and crushed granite or granite chippings
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Derived Formsgranolithic, adjective, noun
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