marled

[ mahrld ]
/ mɑrld /

adjective

fertilized with marl.

Origin of marled

First recorded in 1600–10; marl1 + -ed3

OTHER WORDS FROM marled

un·marled, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for marled

  • They are then "marled" from end to end, and used in various ways, viz.

    The Sailor's Word-Book|William Henry Smyth
  • In fitting breechings, a thimble is to be spliced into one end, the strands stuck through twice, and marled down.

  • There was a marled difference in the tone of the reports brought in from the different armies.

  • The bolsters under the eyes of the rigging should always be covered with tarred parcelling, marled on.

    The Seaman's Friend|Richard Henry Dana