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What rock is formed when limestone is metamorphosed?

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2015-03-04 16:28:19
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Marble is formed when limestone is metamorphosed.

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When limestone is metamorphosed it can become marble.

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Marble is one type of metamorphosed limestone.

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No, it is a metamorphic rock. (metamorphosed limestone)

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Marble is metamorphosed limestone.

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Marble comes from Limestone. Marble is metamorphosed Limestone.

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Yes, marble is metamorphosed limestone.

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The rock marble is metamorphosed limestone, recrystallized by heat and pressure.

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Marble is the metamorphic rock formed from limestone. =)

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