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Definition of malm in English:


[mass noun]
1A soft, crumbly chalky rock, or the fertile loamy soil produced as it weathers.
1.1 (also malm brick) [count noun] A fine-quality brick made originally from malm, marl, or a similar chalky clay.
Example sentences
  • I also heard about adding mineral rocks (malm brick) and brownite.
  • I am thinking about bringing up the walls with lime malm brick.


Old English mealm-, of Germanic origin; related to meal2.

Words that rhyme with malm

alarm, arm, Bairam, balm, barm, becalm, calm, charm, embalm, farm, forearm, Guam, harm, imam, ma'am, Montcalm, Notre-Dame, palm, psalm, qualm, salaam, smarm
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