alabastrine


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of or resembling alabaster

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Today, these nodules and meganodules are comprised of a fine-grained, alabastrine variety of secondary gypsum.
He ran well on his only appearance last year at Newmarket and is preferred to National Pride and Alabastrine.
Hail Caesar c Montjeu - Alabastrine 156-44 He ran well in the Guineas Trial at Leopardstown and in the Ballysax back there last time.
In this zone, the unit, deposited in a sabkha coastal setting (Alonso and Mas, 1982), is formed by alternating centimetre to metre horizons of dolomicrite and alabastrine gypsum, which preserve abundant chicken-wire structures.
Some are still quite wintry in their coats and we'll wait for them to come to themselves, but there are a few that might show up well relatively early, including Dharori (c Captain Rio - Sliding), Enigma Code (c Elusive Quality - Tempting Fate), Eternal Luck (c Tagula - Erne Project), Red Illusion (c Redback - Mystery Bid) and Tat-beeq (f Invincible Spirit - Announcing Peace), and some nice ones for later on, such as Al Barouche (Sadler's Wells - Alakananda), Ebn Malk (c King's Best - Auntie Maureen), Faarsee (c Medicean - Persian Air), Island Vista (f Montjeu - Colorvista), Magistrate (c Nayef - Alabastrine), Red Dune (f Red Ransom - Desert Beauty), Two Pass (f Mtoto - Pass The Peace) and Yad-dree (c Singspiel - Jathaabeh).