[mar-uh-vey-dee] /ˌmær əˈveɪ di/
noun, plural maravedis.
a former gold coin issued by the Moors in Spain.
a former minor copper coin of Spain, discontinued in 1848.
noun (pl) -dis
any of various Spanish coins of copper or gold
[mahr-buh-lahyz] /ˈmɑr bəˌlaɪz/ verb (used with object), marbelized, marbelizing. 1. .
[mahr-ve-lyah, -yah] /mɑrˈvɛ lyɑ, -yɑ/ noun 1. a seaport in S Spain, on the Mediterranean: resort center. /maːˈbeijə/ noun 1. a coastal resort in S Spain, on the Costa del Sol. Pop: 100 000 (2004 est)
[mahr-buh l] /ˈmɑr bəl/ noun 1. metamorphosed limestone, consisting chiefly of recrystallized calcite or dolomite, capable of taking a high polish, occurring in a wide range of colors and variegations and used in sculpture and architecture. 2. any variety of this stone: Carrara marble. 3. an object made of or carved from this stone, especially […]
- Marble bone disease
marble bone disease mar·ble bone disease (mär’bəl) n. See osteopetrosis.