Oolite Definition

ōə-līt
noun
A tiny, spherical or ellipsoid particle with concentric layers, usually of calcium carbonate, formed in wave-agitated sea waters.
Webster's New World
A rock composed chiefly of oolites.
Webster's New World

(countable, rare) An ooid or oolith.

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Other Word Forms of Oolite

Noun

Singular:
oolite
Plural:
olites, oolites

Origin of Oolite

  • From oo- +"Ž -lite, after German Oolit.

    From Wiktionary

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