feldspathic

adjective

feld·​spath·​ic fel(d)-ˈspa-thik How to pronounce feldspathic (audio)
: relating to or containing feldspar

Word History

Etymology

feldspath (variant of feldspar), from obsolete German

First Known Use

circa 1828, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of feldspathic was circa 1828

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Cite this Entry

“Feldspathic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/feldspathic. Accessed 24 Jun. 2024.

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