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natrolite

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noun na·tro·lite \ˈnā-trə-ˌlīt\

Definition of natrolite

  1. :  a hydrous silicate of sodium and aluminum that is related to zeolite



Origin of natrolite

German Natrolith, from Natron (from French) + -lith -lite


First Known Use: circa 1805


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