corsite


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corsite

[′kȯr‚sīt]
(petrology)
A spheroidal variety of gabbro. Also known as miagite; napoleonite.
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167) for Cynthia, while his foils, Sir Thopas and Corsites, succumb to lust and expose themselves to the ridicule of the other child actors.
Lyly surrounds his sleeping protagonist with four other aging or aged male lovers--moreover, Geron, Corsites, Sir Thopas, and, arguably, Eumenides.
Tellus agrees to marry Corsites in order to 'receive pardon for all that is past' (5.