tremolite

noun trem·o·lite \ ˈtre-mə-ˌlīt \

Definition of tremolite

: a white or gray mineral of the amphibole group that is a silicate of calcium and magnesium

tremolitic

play \ˌtre-mə-ˈli-tik\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of tremolite

French trémolite, from Tremola, valley in Switzerland


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