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  1. paint or stain like marble; of paper Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a small ball of glass that is used in various games Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. a sculpture carved from marble Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. a hard crystalline metamorphic rock that takes a high polish; used for sculpture and as building material Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. paint or stain like marble; "marble paper" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  6. A massive, compact limestone; a variety of calcite, capable of being polished and used for architectural and ornamental purposes. The color varies from white to black, being sometimes yellow, red, and green, and frequently beautifully veined or clouded. The name is also given to other rocks of like use and appearance, as serpentine or verd antique marble, and less properly to polished porphyry, granite, etc. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. A thing made of, or resembling, marble, as a work of art, or record, in marble; or, in the plural, a collection of such works; as, the Arundel or Arundelian marbles; the Elgin marbles. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. A little ball of marble, or of some other hard substance, used as a plaything by children; or, in the plural, a child's game played with marbles. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. Made of, or resembling, marble; as, a marble mantel; marble paper. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. Cold; hard; unfeeling; as, a marble breast or heart. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. To stain or vein like marble; to variegate in color; as, to marble the edges of a book, or the surface of paper. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. Carbonic acid calcium salt (CaCO3). An odorless, tasteless powder or crystal that occurs in nature. It is used therapeutically as a phosphate buffer in hemodialysis patients and as a calcium supplement. Medical Dictionary DB
  13. A hard limestone of various colors capable of taking a fine polish; anvthing like such stone; a single piece of such stone; a small stone or glass ball used as a child's plaything. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  14. Made of, or like, marble; cold; hard; unfeeling. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  15. To stain or vein like marble. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  16. Any species of limestone taking a high polish: that which is made of marble, as a work of art, or a little ball used by boys in play. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  17. Made of marble: veined like marble: hard: insensible. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  18. MARBLER. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  19. Kind of fine hard limestone; anything made of marble; small ball used as a plaything. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  20. Of, or like, marble. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  21. To vein or variegate like marble. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  22. To color in imitation of marble. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  23. Made of or like marble; unfeeling; white; cold. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  24. A fine limestone, valuable for building or sculpture; a small ball, as of this stone, used in a child's game; a plece of sculpture. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  25. Marbly. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  26. Made of marble; veined like marble; hard; unfeeling. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  27. A calcareous stone of compact texture, and susceptible of a high polish; a little ball used by boys in play. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  28. A calcareous stone susceptible of a high polish; anything made of marble; any rock susceptible of a fine polish; a little stone ball used by boys in play; a stone remarkable for some inscription or sculpture. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  29. To variegate or vein in imitation of marble. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  30. Made of marble; variegated or veined like marble; hard; insensible. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  31. The Hebrew shesh , the generic term for marble, may probably be taken to mean almost any shining stone. The so-called marble of Solomons architectural works may thus have been limestone. There can be no doubt that Herod both in the temple and elsewhere employed Parian or other marble. The marble pillars and tesserae of various colors of the palace at Susa came doubtless from Persia. ( Esther 1:8 ) biblestudytools.com
  32. as a mineral, consists of carbonate of lime, its texture varying from the highly crystalline to the compact. In Esther 1:6 there are four Hebrew words which are rendered marble:, Shesh, "pillars of marble." But this word probably designates dark-blue limestone rather than marble. biblestudytools.com
  33. as a mineral, consists of carbonate of lime, its texture varying from the highly crystalline to the compact. In Esther 1:6 there are four Hebrew words which are rendered marble:, Dar, some regard as Parian marble. It is here rendered "white marble." But nothing is certainly known of it. biblestudytools.com
  34. as a mineral, consists of carbonate of lime, its texture varying from the highly crystalline to the compact. In Esther 1:6 there are four Hebrew words which are rendered marble:, Bahat, "red marble," probably the verd-antique or half-porphyry of Egypt. biblestudytools.com
  35. as a mineral, consists of carbonate of lime, its texture varying from the highly crystalline to the compact. In Esther 1:6 there are four Hebrew words which are rendered marble:, Sohareth, "black marble," probably some spotted variety of marble. "The marble pillars and tesserae of various colours of the palace at Susa came doubtless from Persia itself, where marble of various colours is found, especially in the province of Hamadan Susiana." The marble of Solomon's architectural works may have been limestone from near Jerusalem, or from Lebanon, or possibly white marble from Arabia. Herod employed Parian marble in the temple, and marble columns still exist in great abundance at Jerusalem. These dictionary topics are fromM.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible DictionaryBibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Marble". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". . biblestudytools.com
  36. A little ball of glass, marble, porcelain, or of some other hard substance, used as a plaything by children; or, in the plural, a child's game played with marbles. dictgcide_fs
  37. mär'bl, n. any species of limestone taking a high polish: that which is made of marble, as a work of art: a little ball used by boys in play.--adj. made of marble: veined like marble: hard: insensible.--v.t. to stain or vein like marble.--adjs. MAR'BLE-BREAST'ED, hard-hearted, cruel; MAR'BLE-CON'STANT, constant or firm as marble, immovable.--n. MAR'BLE-CUT'TER, one who hews marble: a machine for cutting marble.--adjs. MAR'BLE-EDGED, having the edges marbled, as a book; MAR'BLE-HEART'ED, hard-hearted, insensible.--ns. MAR'BLE-P[=A]'PER, paper coloured in imitation of variegated marble; MAR'BLER; MAR'BLING, the act of veining or painting in imitation of marble.--adv. MAR'BLY, resembling marble, in the manner of marble.--ELGIN MARBLES, a collection of marbles obtained chiefly from the Parthenon by Lord Elgin in 1811, now in the British Museum. [O. Fr. marbre--L. marmor; cf. Gr. marmaros, marmairein, to sparkle.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  38. Marmor. Medical Lexicon. A Dictionary of Medical Science
  39. [Latin] A hard, brittle variety of calcium carbonate occurring as a mineral. Used in making carbonic-acid water and solution of calcium chloride. na
  40. Limestone in crystalline (also, in granular) state& capable of taking polish, much used in sculpture& architecture; this as type of hardness or smoothness (often attrib.); (pi.) collection of sculptures, as Elgin mm.; small ball of m., clay, glass, &c., as toy; (v.t.) stain, colour, (paper, edges of book, soap) to look like variegated m. (esp. in p.p.). Hence marbly a. [French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  41. (Geol.) A limestone (popularly any stone) that will receive a fine polish ; usually metamorphic. Glossary of terms and phrases - Percy
  42. n. [Latin] A calcareous stone or mineral, of a compact texture, and of a beautiful appearance, susceptible of a good polish;— a thing made of, or resembling, marble; a work of art, statue, or bust executed in marble;— a sculptured stone; a grave-stone with inscriptions;— a little ball of the marble, or other hard substance, used as a plaything by children;— pl. A collection of antique works of art in marble. Cabinet Dictionary

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