albolite

noun, often attributive
al·bo·lite | \ ˈal-bə-ˌlīt \
variants: or albolith \ˈal-bə-ˌlith \
plural -s

Definition of albolite 

: a plastic cement consisting chiefly of magnesia and silica

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First Known Use of albolite

1870, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for albolite

International Scientific Vocabulary alb- + -lite, -lith

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