Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Containing, or similar to, marble.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to, or like, marble.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to or like marble.

Etymologies

From Latin marmor (marble) +‎ -aceous (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • And take a look now at some of other words he had to handle during the finals -- something like "marmoraceous," "mistassini," "solfeggio" -- I really have no idea if I'm saying any of these right, but it sounds good for now.

    CNN Transcript May 30, 2003

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