MARL MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Marl Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A mixed earthy substance, consisting of carbonate of lime, clay, and sand, in very varivble proportions, and accordingly designated as calcareous, clayey, or sandy. See Greensand.
  2. (v. t.) To cover, as part of a rope, with marline, marking a pecular hitch at each turn to prevent unwinding.
  3. (n.) To overspread or manure with marl; as, to marl a field.


• Marling Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Marl


• Marlstone Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A sandy calcareous straum, containing, or impregnated with, iron, and lying between the upper and lower Lias of England.


Synonyms:
Marlite,

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