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addaword.gifdefinition of druse

used in geology: a rock cavity lined with a crust of projecting crystals
the crust of crystals lining a druse
in botany: a rounded cluster of calcium oxalate crystals found in some plant cells
Submitted by: Ruma from Bangladesh on 29/04/2013 14:12:00
Definition of druse from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

dark pool

a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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