[mahr-ve-lyah, -yah] /mɑrˈvɛ lyɑ, -yɑ/
a seaport in S Spain, on the Mediterranean: resort center.
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.
- Marble bones
marble bones n. See osteopetrosis.
noun 1. a cake given a streaked, marblelike appearance by the incomplete mixing of dark, especially chocolate, and light batters. noun 1. a cake with a marbled appearance obtained by incompletely mixing dark and light mixtures