noun du·plex·ite \ˈd(y)üˌplekˌsīt\

Definition of duplexite



  1. :  a mineral perhaps Be4Ca6Al2Si14O41.2H2O consisting of hydrous beryllium calcium aluminosilicate

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Origin and Etymology of duplexite

S. Duplex, 20th century Australian quarry manager who found it + English -ite

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capable of being understood in two ways

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