cli·no·he·drite | \-ˈhēˌdrīt\
variants: or less commonly clinoedrite \-ōˈē- \
plural -s

Definition of clinohedrite 

: a calcium zinc silicate CaZnSiO3(OH)2 occurring in the form of colorless, white, or purplish monoclinic crystals (hardness 5.5, specific gravity 3.33)

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History and Etymology for clinohedrite

International Scientific Vocabulary clin- + Greek hedra seat, base + International Scientific Vocabulary -ite; originally formed as German klinoëdrit

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