baikalite

noun bai·kal·ite \bīˈkäˌlīt, ˈbīkəˌl-\

Definition of baikalite

plural

-s

  1. :  a dark green variety of hedenbergite

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Origin and Etymology of baikalite

German baikalit, from Lake Baikal, Siberia + German -it -ite


First Known Use: 1794


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