stalagmite Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"stalagmite" in British English

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stalagmitenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈstæl.əɡ.maɪt/
a ​column of ​rock that ​rises from the ​floor of a ​cave, ​formed over a very ​longperiod of ​time by ​drops of ​watercontaining limefalling from the ​roof of the ​cave
(Definition of stalagmite from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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stalagmitenoun [C]

 /stəˈlæɡ·mɑit/
a ​solidmassrising from the ​bottom of a cave (= ​largehole in the ​ground) that is ​thicker at the ​bottom and ​thinner at the ​top and is ​formed by ​drops of ​water
(Definition of stalagmite from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stalagmite”
in Spanish estalagmita…
in Vietnamese măng đá…
in Malaysian stalagmit…
in Thai หินงอก…
in French stalagmite…
in German der Stalagmit…
in Chinese (Simplified) 石笋…
in Indonesian stalagmit…
in Chinese (Traditional) 石筍…
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