marmoreally

marmoreal

[mahr-mawr-ee-uhl, -mohr-]
adjective
of or like marble: skin of marmoreal smoothness.
Also, marmorean.


Origin:
1790–1800; < Latin marmore(us) made of marble (see marble, -eous) + -al1

marmoreally, adverb
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marmoreal or marmorean (mɑːˈmɔːrɪəl)
 
adj
of, relating to, or resembling marble: a marmoreal complexion
 
[C18: from Latin marmoreus, from marmor marble]
 
marmorean or marmorean
 
adj
 
[C18: from Latin marmoreus, from marmor marble]
 
mar'moreally or marmorean
 
adv

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marmoreal
"resembling marble," 1798, from L. marmoreus "of marble," from marmor (see marble).
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