albite

noun
al·bite | \ˈal-ˌbīt \

Definition of albite 

: a triclinic usually white mineral of the feldspar group consisting of a sodium aluminum silicate

Other Words from albite

albitic \al-ˈbit-ik \ adjective

First Known Use of albite

circa 1843, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for albite

Swedish albit, from Latin albus

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