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onyx marble Syllabification: on·yx mar·ble

Definition of onyx marble in English:

noun

Banded calcite or other stone used as a decorative material.
Example sentences
  • The onyx marble is similar to marble, but is translucent, making it more attractive for making various shapes.

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