-xene

noun combining form -x·ene \kˌsēn\

Definition of -xene

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  substance rarely associated with (such) a mineral anthracoxene

  2. 2 :  intrusive mineral of (such) a character leucoxene cacoxene

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Origin and Etymology of -xene

French -xène, from Greek -xenos stranger, from xenos


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