dolomite

Definition of dolomite

dol´o`mite   Pronunciation: dǒl´ô`mīt
n.1.(Geol. & Min.) A mineral consisting of the carbonate of lime and magnesia in varying proportions. It occurs in distinct crystals, and in extensive beds as a compact limestone, often crystalline granular, either white or clouded. It includes much of the common white marble. Also called bitter spar.

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