hyalithe

noun
hy·​a·​lithe | \ ˈhīəˌlith, -līth \
plural -s

Definition of hyalithe

: an opaque glass that resembles porcelain and is sometimes used as a gemstone

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History and Etymology for hyalithe

probably modification (influenced by English -lith) of French hyalite hyalithe, hyalite, from German hyalit hyalite

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“Hyalithe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hyalithe. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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