sepiolite

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noun se·pi·o·lite \ˈsē-pē-ə-ˌlīt\

Definition of sepiolite

  1. :  meerschaum 1

Origin and Etymology of sepiolite

German Sepiolith, from Greek sēpion cuttlebone (from sēpia) + German -lith -lite


First Known Use: 1854


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