Meaning of FAUJASITE in English


ˈfōzhəˌsīt, -ˌzīt noun

( -s )

Etymology: French, from Barthélemy Faujas de Saint-Fond died 1819 French geologist + French -ite

: a mineral (Na 2 ,Ca)Al 2 Si 4 O 12 .6H 2 O consisting of a colorless or white hydrous aluminosilicate of sodium and calcium (hardness 5, specific gravity 1.92)

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