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Definition of dolomite

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Definition as written by NatureWalker:

1. A white or light-colored mineral, essentially CaMg(CO3)2 - calcium magnesium carbonate - a source of magnesium, used in fertilizer, as a furnace refractory, and as a construction and ceramic material.

2. A magnesia-rich sedimentary rock resembling limestone.

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