cebollite

noun ce·bol·lite \(ˈ)sē¦bȯiˌ(y)īt, ˈsebəˌlīt\

Definition of cebollite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral H2Ca4Al2Si3O16 consisting of hydrous calcium aluminum silicate occurring in greenish to white fibrous aggregates (hardness 5, specific gravity 3)

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Origin and Etymology of cebollite

Cebolla Creek, Gunnison county, Colorado + English -ite


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