Definitions

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  • n. A reddish variety of limestone.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A reddish variety of limestone.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The local name in parts of the Italian Alps of a limestone of various colors, and of different geological ages.

Etymologies

Italian scaglia ("a scale, a shell, a ship of marble"). (Wiktionary)

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