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sparry

[ spahr-ee ]
/ ˈspɑr i /
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adjective

of or relating to the mineral spar.

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Origin of sparry

First recorded in 1685–95; spar3 + -y1
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British Dictionary definitions for sparry

sparry
/ (ˈspɑːrɪ) /

adjective

geology containing, relating to, or resembling sparsparry coal
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