black granite

black granite

[¦blak ′gran·ət]
(petrology)
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The lodge was a ruin of black granite and bared ribs of rafters, but facing it was a new building, half constructed, the first fruit of Sir Charles's South African gold.
To right and left of the turrets were more modern wings of black granite. A dull light shone through heavy mullioned windows, and from the high chimneys which rose from the steep, high-angled roof there sprang a single black column of smoke.
Arboleda said he is using the tombstone to prevent his laptop from overheating, adding that he is planning to give himself a more expensive black granite tombstone once he achieves his long-term goal of receiving a masters degree in New Media and Internet Studies.
The memorial is spread over 6.12 acres and has a 30-foot tall heavy black granite central sculpture, a museum and a 'Wall of Valour' bearing the names of policemen who have died while serving the nation since Independence.
Tenders are invited for Production of granite blocks from mallainapura black granite quarry.
Black Granite was third by over one and a half lengths, while Shobrom and Victory Laurel finished in the fourth and fifth spots, respectively.
The "Mothers' Shrine" includes the Mothers' Wall of Life, black granite that displays the names of more than 4,000 mothers from around the world, engraved at the request of donors.
Coming off the final bend as the pace quickened, Bentley had his six-year-old ride move outside and clawed his way into contention even as JP Guillambert put Injaaz Stud's Black Granite past Itorio in the final furlong.
The monument will be constructed of French Creek Black Granite Marble.
EGYPTIAN authorities have responded to recent media reports about the nature of the liquid and the identity of the skeletal remains found in a recently opened large black granite sarcophagus during an archaeological dig in Alexandria.
REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany ALEXANDRIA, Egypt - 20 July 2018: The giant black granite sarcophagus that was discovered at a 2000-year-old Ptolemaic tomb in Alexandria has arrived at Mustafa Kamel Hellenistic Necropolis.
The tomb, which dimensions are a height of 185 cm, length 265 cm and width of 165 cm, contains a black granite Image Credit: AFP IANS