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veinstone

or vein stone

[ veyn-stohn ]

noun

  1. valueless rock or mineral matter occurring in a vein; gangue.


veinstone

/ ˈveɪnˌstəʊn /

noun

  1. See gangue
    another word for gangue


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Example Sentences

Very often displacement of the walls again takes place, and the infilling or “veinstone” is torn apart and brecciated.

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