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Alabastrine

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Adjective

1. alabaster, alabastrine

of or resembling alabaster

Example Sentences:
'alabaster statue'

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Alabastrine

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noun
1. 
a fine-grained usually white, opaque, or translucent variety of gypsum used for statues, vases, etc
2. 
a variety of hard semitranslucent calcite, often banded like marble
adjective
3. 
of or resembling alabaster

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Alabastrine

see synonyms of alabastrine
noun
1. 
a translucent, whitish, fine-grained variety of gypsum, used for statues, vases, etc.
2. 
a variety of calcite found esp. in stalactites and stalagmites: it is sometimes streaked or mottled like marble
adjective
3. 
of or like alabaster; esp., smooth and white

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