noun chal·a·zoid·ite

Definition of chalazoidite



  1. :  a spherical body formed during some volcanic eruptions by concentric accretion of pumiceous dust upon a pellet of mud blown into the air from the volcano

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Origin and Etymology of chalazoidite

Greek chalaza hailstone + English -oid + -ite

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to cast off or become cast off

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