itacolumite[it′ə käl′yo̵̅o̅ mīt′]
a type of fine-grained sandstone deposited in flexible layers
Origin of itacolumiteafter Itacolumi, mountain in Brazil, where found
A variety of sandstone that is flexible when cut into thin slabs.
Origin of itacolumiteAfter Itacolumi , (Itacolomi), a mountain of east-central Brazil.
Itacolumi + -ite