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English Word:

analcime


English Pronunciation:

a•nal•cime


Noun:


⇨Etymology

(Greek) analcime.


⇨Definition

(Mineralogy) A white or flesh-red mineral, of the zeolite, occurring in isometric crystals. By friction, it acquires a weak electricity; hence its name.



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Wiktionary

Etymology:

Named in 1801 after the property of attaining weak electricity when heated or subjected to friction, from the Greek word meaning "weak", ἀνάλκιμος (analkimos).


Synonyms:

analcite


Noun:

analcime (uncountable) (mineralogy) A mineral, a sodium aluminosilicate with a chemical formula NaAlSi2O6·H2O, having a zeolite structure, found in alkaline basalts.


Anagrams:

calamine camelina


Reference:

analcime

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