epistilbite

noun epi·stilbite \ ¦epə̇ , ¦epē+ \

Definition of epistilbite

:a zeolitic mineral CaAl2Si6O165H2O consisting of aluminosilicate of calcium and occurring in usually white prismatic crystals or granular forms

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Origin and Etymology of epistilbite

German epistilbit, from epi- + stilbit stilbite


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