dysodile

noun dys·o·dile \ ˈdisəˌdīl \

Definition of dysodile

plural -s
:a hydrocarbon mineral occurring in thin flexible folia and emitting a highly fetid odor when burning

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Origin and Etymology of dysodile

French, from Greek dysōdēs ill-smelling (from dys- + -ōdēs, from ozein to smell) + French -ile


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