diatomaceous definition

  • adjective:
    • composed of diatoms or their skeletons.
    • Of, regarding, or containing diatoms or their particular coverings.
    • comprising or containing diatoms or their fossils.
    • comprising diatoms or their particular skeletons.
    • Of, pertaining to, or containing diatoms or their particular covers.
    • composed of or containing diatoms or their fossils.
  • others:
    • In botany, owned by or resembling Diatomac√¶.
    • Containing or made up of diatoms: as, diatomaceous planet. See infusorial earth, under infusorial.
    • In botany, belonging to or resembling Diatomac√¶.
    • Containing or consists of diatoms: as, diatomaceous earth. See infusorial earth, under infusorial.

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