noun mor·den·ite \ˈmȯ(r)dənˌīt\

Definition of mordenite



  1. :  a zeolite approximately (Ca1Na2,K2)4Al8Si40O96.28H2O found in minute crystals or fibrous concretions

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Origin and Etymology of mordenite

Morden, Nova Scotia + English -ite

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a brief usually trivial fact

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