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  • n. A loose, earthy deposit from water, found in the cavities or clefts of rocks, mostly white, but sometimes red or yellow, from a mixture of clay or ochre.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A loose, earthy deposit from water, found in the cavities or clefts of rocks, mostly white, but sometimes red or yellow, from a mixture of clay or ocher.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A loose earthy deposit formed by the infiltration of water and its solvent action on rock material.

Etymologies

German Guhr (Wiktionary)

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