Meaning of SODALITE in English


Pronunciation: ' s ō -d ə - ˌ l ī t

Function: noun

Etymology: soda

Date: 1810

: a transparent to translucent mineral that consists of a silicate of sodium and aluminum with some chlorine, has a vitreous or greasy luster, and is found in various igneous rocks

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