aluminosilicate

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noun alu·mi·no·sil·i·cate \ə-ˌlü-mə-nō-ˈsi-lə-ˌkāt, -ˈsi-li-kət\

Definition of aluminosilicate

  1. :  a combined silicate and aluminate

Origin and Etymology of aluminosilicate

Latin alumin-, alumen + -o- + International Scientific Vocabulary silicate


First Known Use: 1842


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