Meaning of LEVYNITE in English

lāˈvēˌnīt noun

or le·vyne lāˈvēn

( -s )

Etymology: levynite from levyne (irregular from Armand Lévy died 1841 French mineralogist + English -ine ) + -ite

: a white or light-colored mineral NaCa 3 Al 7 Si 11 O 36 .15H 2 O that occurs in rhombohedral crystals and is a hydrous calcium aluminum silicate

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