• Meer Definition & Synonyms
- (n.) See Mere, a lake.
- (n.) A boundary. See Mere.
- (a.) Simple; unmixed. See Mere, a.
• Meerschaum Definition & Synonyms
- (n.) A tobacco pipe made of this mineral.
- (n.) A fine white claylike mineral, soft, and light enough when in dry masses to float in water. It is a hydrous silicate of magnesia, and is obtained chiefly in Asia Minor. It is manufacturd into tobacco pipes, cigar holders, etc. Also called sepiolite.