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Bole vs. Silicate

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  • Bole (noun)

    The trunk or stem of a tree.

  • Bole (noun)

    Any of several varieties of friable earthy clay, usually coloured red by iron oxide, and composed essentially of hydrous silicates of alumina, or more rarely of magnesia.

  • Bole (noun)

    The shade of reddish brown which resembles this clay.

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  • Bole (noun)

    A bolus; a dose.

  • Silicate (noun)

    Any salt of silica or of one of the silicic acids; any mineral composed of silicates

    "compound"

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  • Bole (noun)

    The trunk or stem of a tree, or that which is like it.

  • Bole (noun)

    An aperture, with a wooden shutter, in the wall of a house, for giving, occasionally, air or light; also, a small closet.

  • Bole (noun)

    A measure. See Boll, n., 2.

  • Bole (noun)

    Any one of several varieties of friable earthy clay, usually colored more or less strongly red by oxide of iron, and used to color and adulterate various substances. It was formerly used in medicine. It is composed essentially of hydrous silicates of alumina, or more rarely of magnesia. See Clay, and Terra alba.

  • Bole (noun)

    A bolus; a dose.

  • Silicate (noun)

    A salt of silicic acid.

Webster Dictionary
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  • Bole (noun)

    a soft oily clay used as a pigment (especially a reddish brown pigment)

  • Bole (noun)

    the main stem of a tree; usually covered with bark; the bole is usually the part that is commercially useful for lumber

  • Bole (noun)

    a Chadic language spoken in northern Nigeria and closely related to Hausa

  • Silicate (noun)

    a salt or ester derived from silicic acid

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