adjective Geology.(of rock)
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Words nearby saccharoid
Example sentences from the Web for saccharoid
When nearer the junction it becomes grey, and has a saccharoid structure.A Manual of Elementary Geology|Charles Lyell.
The siliceous beds accompanying the saccharoid limestone have, in short, a character of their own.
Limestone becomes granular and saccharoid—it is changed into marble.
The saccharoid and lamellar, or statuary marbles, belong entirely to primitive and transition districts.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
Saccharoid marble is one of the fine varieties: it frequently contains flakes of mica.Geology|James Geikie