scagliolist

scagliola

[skal-yoh-luh]
noun
plasterwork imitating marble, granite, or the like.

Origin:
1575–85; < Italian, equivalent to scagli(a) a chip (< Gothic skalja tile; cognate with shell) + -ola diminutive suffix

scagliolist, noun
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scagliola (skælˈjəʊlə)
 
n
imitation marble made of glued gypsum with a polished surface of coloured stone or marble dust
 
[C16: from Italian, diminutive of scaglia chip of marble, of Germanic origin; related to shale, scale²]

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