silex

noun si·lex \ ˈsī-ˌleks \

Definition of silex

:silica or a siliceous material (such as powdered tripoli) especially for use as a filler in paints or wood

Origin and Etymology of silex

Latin silic-, silex hard stone, flint


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silex

noun si·lex \ ˈsī-ˌleks \

medical Definition of silex

:silica or a siliceous material especially for use as a filler in paints or wood or as a dental material

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