baikerite

noun bai·ker·ite \ˈbīkəˌrīt\

Definition of baikerite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral wax apparently a mixture of ozokerite with other tarry, waxy, and resinous hydrocarbons

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Origin and Etymology of baikerite

German baikerit, irregular from Lake Baikal + German -it -ite


First Known Use: 1863


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