cleavelandite

noun
cleave·​land·​ite
variants: or clevelandite \ ˈklēvlənˌdīt \
plural -s

Definition of cleavelandite

: a white lamellar variety of albite

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History and Etymology for cleavelandite

Parker Cleaveland †1858 American mineralogist + English -ite

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“Cleavelandite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cleavelandite. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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