Definitions

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  • n. A tube-like marking found in sandstone and other strata.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A tubelike marking, occuring in sandstone and other strata.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In geology, a tube-like marking in sandstone and other strata, which resembles the burrow of a worm.

Etymologies

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Latin forare to bore + -lite.

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