bazzite

noun baz·zite \ˈba-ˌzīt, ˈbät-ˌsīt\

Definition of bazzite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral consisting of a silicate of scandium and other rare-earth metals and occurring in small azure-blue hexagonal prisms

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Origin and Etymology of bazzite

Italian, from Alessandro E. Bazzi †1929 Italian engineer + Italian -ite


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