Ala nasi

What is Ala nasi?

Ala nasi definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
a finely granular variety of gypsum, often white and translucent, used for ornamental objects or work, such as lamp bases, figurines, etc.
Also called Oriental alabaster. a variety of calcite, often banded, used or sold as alabaster.

adjective Also alA.aA.basA.trine [al-uh-bas-trin] /E?A|la??E?E?bA|sa??trEan/.
made of alabaster: an alabaster column.
resembling alabaster; smooth and white: her alabaster throat.

RELATED WORDSivory, fair, light, white, pale, alabastrine, translucent