noun xo·no·tlite \ˈzōnəˌtlīt\

Definition of xonotlite



  1. :  a mineral 5CaSiO3‧H2O that is a hydrous calcium silicate

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Origin and Etymology of xonotlite

German xonotlit, from Tetala de Xonotla, village in Pueblo, Mexico, its locality + German -it -ite

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a brief usually trivial fact

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