| Share
 

Dictionary


sta•lag•mite



Pronunciation: (stu-lag'mīt, stal'ug-mīt"), [key]
n.
a deposit, usually of calcium carbonate, more or less resembling an inverted stalactite, formed on the floor of a cave or the like by the dripping of percolating calcareous water. See illus. under stalactite.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

stalagstalagmometer
See also:

 

Related Content