glessite

noun gles·site \ˈgleˌsīt\

Definition of glessite

plural

-s

  1. :  a fossil resin resembling amber

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Origin and Etymology of glessite

German glessit, from Latin glaesum, glesum, glessum amber + German -it -ite; Latin glaesum, glesum, glessum of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German glas amber — more at glass


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