• Definition for "arenaceous"
    • Resembling, based on, or containing sand.
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  • Sentence for "arenaceous"
    • It contains calcareous matter; the sandy…
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arenaceous definition

  • adjective:
    • Resembling, based on, or containing sand.
    • Developing in sandy areas.
    • Sandy.
    • Developing in sandy earth.
    • Arenitic.
    • Sandy or consisting mainly of sand; of the nature of sand; quickly disintegrating into sand; friable.
    • resembling or containing or abounding in sand; or developing in sandy places
    • Resembling, produced from, or containing sand.
    • Growing in sandy places.
    • Sandy.
    • Developing in sandy earth.
    • Arenitic.
    • Sandy or consisting largely of sand; regarding the nature of sand; easily disintegrating into sand; friable.
    • resembling or containing or abounding in sand; or growing in sandy places
  • others:
    • Sandy; abounding in sand; having the properties of sand.
    • Figuratively, dried out; arid.
    • Composed largely of sand or sandy particles.
    • In zoology, specifically placed on those Foraminifera whoever membranous case becomes hardened by the accessory of foreign substances, as particles of sand or shelly issues.
    • Sandy; abounding in sand; getting the properties of sand.
    • Figuratively, dry; arid.
    • Composed mainly of sand or sandy particles.
    • In zoology, specifically applied to those Foraminifera whoever membranous instance becomes hardened by the accessory of international substances, as particles of sand or shelly issues.
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