from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A fine-grained fragmental rock, of granular and porous texture and of silicious composition, distinguished by the fact that a considerable percentage of he silica is soluble in alkalis: found in the Cretaceous and Tertiary formations of France.
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Four hansum shadoes gaize intu yur ayes warilee ubserving trine to hipnotyze wantz to havem gushifuds wantza skritch n rubs wantza cozee lap fur nappin wantz sum kitteh luvs
They glanced over the man with indifference and met the woman's upturned gaize.
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