dipyre

noun
di·​pyre | \ ˈdīˌpī(ə)r \
plural -s

Definition of dipyre

: mizzonite specifically : a variety of scapolite with the components marialite and meionite in a ratio of about 3:2

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History and Etymology for dipyre

French, from di- + Greek pyr fire; from the double effect of fire in fusing it and making it phosphorescent

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“Dipyre.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dipyre. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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