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Definition 1: a small ball of glass that is used in various games - [noun denoting artifact]

(marble is a kind of ...) round object that is hit or thrown or kicked in games

"the ball travelled 90 mph on his serve" "the mayor threw out the first ball" "the ball rolled into the corner pocket"

(... is a kind of marble ) a large marble used for shooting in the game of marbles

Definition 2: a sculpture carved from marble - [noun denoting artifact]

(marble is a kind of ...) a three-dimensional work of plastic art

Definition 3: a hard crystalline metamorphic rock that takes a high polish; used for sculpture and as building material - [noun denoting substance]

(marble is a kind of ...) material consisting of the aggregate of minerals like those making up the Earth's crust

"that mountain is solid rock" "stone is abundant in New England and there are many quarries"

(... is a kind of marble ) a dark green impure marble

Definition 4: paint or stain like marble - [verb of creation]

Samples where marble or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • marble paper

(marble is a kind of ...) color with a liquid dye or tint

"Stain this table a beautiful walnut color" "people knew how to stain glass a beautiful blue in the middle ages"

(marble belongs to category ...) a craft that requires skillful hands

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