hyalophane

noun hy·al·o·phane \hīˈaləˌfān\

Definition of hyalophane

plural

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  1. :  a mineral BaAl2Si2O8 consisting of a monoclinic feldspar isomorphous with and resembling adularia

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Origin and Etymology of hyalophane

German hyalophan, from hyal- + -phan -phane


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