lepidolite


le·pid·o·lite

noun \li-ˈpi-də-ˌlīt\

Definition of LEPIDOLITE

:  a variable form of mica used especially in glazes and enamels and as a source of lithium

Origin of LEPIDOLITE

German Lepidolith, from lepid- + -lith
First Known Use: circa 1796

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