feldspathic

adjective
feld·​spath·​ic | \ fel(d)-ˈspa-thik How to pronounce feldspathic (audio) \

Definition of feldspathic

: relating to or containing feldspar

First Known Use of feldspathic

circa 1828, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for feldspathic

feldspath (variant of feldspar), from obsolete German

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The first known use of feldspathic was circa 1828

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“Feldspathic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/feldspathic. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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