noun co·pal·ite \ˈkōpəˌlīt\
variants: less commonly


\-ˌlēn, -lə̇n\

Definition of copalite



  1. :  a resinous substance that is apparently a vegetable resin and that is partly mineralized by remaining in the earth

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Origin and Etymology of copalite

copalite from copal + -ite; copaline, International Scientific Vocabulary copal + -ine

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to cast off or become cast off

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