bazzite

noun
baz·​zite | \ ˈba-ˌzīt, ˈbät-ˌsīt \
plural -s

Definition of bazzite

: 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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History and Etymology for bazzite

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

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“Bazzite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bazzite. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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