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  1. tezontle(Noun)

    A porous, extrusive, igneous, volcanic rock, usually reddish in colour, used extensively in construction in Mexico.

  2. Origin: from tetzontli, from tetl and tzontli.


  1. Tezontle

    Tezontle is a porous, extrusive, igneous, volcanic rock used extensively in construction in Mexico. It is usually reddish in color.


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