noun hom·i·lite \-ˌlīt\

Definition of homilite



  1. :  a mineral (Ca,Fe)3Al5B2Si2O16 consisting of a black or blackish brown iron calcium borosilicate

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Origin and Etymology of homilite

German or Swedish homilit, from Greek homilein + German or Swedish -it -ite

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to criticize severely

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