barytes

ba·​ry·​tes | \ bə-ˈrī-tēz How to pronounce barytes (audio) \
variants: or less commonly baryte \ ˈber-​ˌīt How to pronounce baryte (audio) \

Definition of barytes

chiefly British variants of

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