Definitions

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  • n. A kind of laminated shale or sandstone belonging to some of the layers of the Upper Silurian.
  • n. A tile made of stone.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A kind of laminated shale or sandstone belonging to some of the layers of the Upper Silurian.
  • n. A tile of stone.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A tile; brick.
  • n. Any stone suitable for making tiles, or which can be used for roofing, but splitting into layers too thick to be properly called slate (see slate); thin-bedded flagstone.

Etymologies

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tile +‎ stone

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