celite

noun
ce·​lite | \ ˈsēˌlīt \
plural -s

Definition of celite

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a constituent of portland-cement clinker now identified as brownmillerite

Celite

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Definition of Celite (Entry 2 of 2)

used for any of a series of diatomaceous silica and perlite products including filter material and fillers

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History and Etymology for celite

Noun

International Scientific Vocabulary ce- (from c) + -lite; from its being considered as third in a group including also alite and belite

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“Celite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/celite. Accessed 5 Mar. 2021.

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