Definitions for quartzoseˈkwɔrt soʊs; -səs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. the commonest mineral, silicon dioxide, SiO2, occurring in crystals, grains, and cryptocrystalline masses: the chief component of sand.

    Category: Mineralogy

Origin of quartz:

1750–60; < G Quarz

quartz•oseˈkwɔrt soʊs; -səs(adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. quartzose(adj)

    relating to or made of quartz


  1. quartzose(Adjective)

    Pertaining to quartz; made of quartz.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quartzose(adj)

    containing, or resembling, quartz; partaking of the nature or qualities of quartz


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