verd antique

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

French vert antique a kind of marble; verd, vert, green + antique ancient: compare Italian verde antico.

NounEdit

verd antique (uncountable)

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  1. (mineralogy) A mottled green serpentine marble.
  2. (mineralogy) A kind of green porphyry.

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Last modified on 16 June 2013, at 18:23