Origin of marl1
OTHER WORDS FROM marlmar·la·cious [mahr-ley-shuhs], /mɑrˈleɪ ʃəs/, marly, adjective
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How to use marl in a sentence
The comments were a shocking dose of reality for graduating senior Marly Faherty.
So you go on making a trap for philosophers, according to a plan I will give you, on vacant ground out Meudon or Marly way.Balsamo, The Magician|Alexander Dumas
Do you know that Gilliatt would think nothing of putting the machine at Marly in his pocket, and walking about with it?Toilers of the Sea|Victor Hugo
He was to tie up for the night at a little village near Marly-le-Roi.The Rose of Old St. Louis|Mary Dillon
It is generally enveloped by a reddish, compact earth, or marly clay.
A vein of marly clay, enveloping the ore, was then penetrated.