noun brew·ster·ite \-əˌrīt\

Definition of brewsterite



  1. :  a mineral consisting of a zeolite containing barium and strontium (Sr,Ba,Ca)Al2Si6O16.5H2O (hardness 5, specific gravity 2.45)

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Origin and Etymology of brewsterite

Sir David Brewster + English -ite

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to cast off or become cast off

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