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ruin marble

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Definition of ruin marble in English:

noun

[mass noun]
Marble having irregular markings said to resemble the outline of ruins.
Example sentences
  • The arborescent forms depicted in bluish-grey upon this landscape marble form a marked contrast to the angular markings of warm brown colour which are seen on slabs of ruin marble from Florence.

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