variants or less commonly eukolite or eukolyte
plural -s
: a mineral similar to eudialyte but optically negative

Word History


German eukolit, from Greek eukolos easily satisfied + German -it -ite; from a conception that its difference in composition from woehlerite is a disadvantage that it has to endure

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“Eucolite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Sep. 2023.

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