stalagmite

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From New Latin stalagmites, from Ancient Greek στάλαγμα ‎(stálagma, drop) or σταλαγμός ‎(stalagmós, dripping).

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stalagmite ‎(plural stalagmites)

  1. (geology) A mineral deposit of calcium carbonate, in shapes similar to icicles, that lie on the ground of a cave.

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

stalagmite f ‎(plural stalagmites)

  1. (geology) stalagmite

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

stalagmite f ‎(plural stalagmiti)

  1. (geology) stalagmite