plural -s
: a mineral Na4BaTi2Si10O27 consisting of a sodium barium silicotitanate occurring in white wedge-shaped crystals

Word History


International Scientific Vocabulary leuc- + sphen- + -ite; probably originally formed as German leukosphenit

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“Leucosphenite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/leucosphenite. Accessed 8 Jun. 2023.

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