sepiolite


se·pi·o·lite

noun \ˈsē-pē-ə-ˌlīt\

Definition of SEPIOLITE

:  meerschaum 1

Origin of SEPIOLITE

German Sepiolith, from Greek sēpion cuttlebone (from sēpia) + German -lith -lite
First Known Use: 1854

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: Sepiophora
Previous Word in the Dictionary: Sepiola
All Words Near: sepiolite

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up sepiolite? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More