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phacolite

[fak-uh-lahyt]
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noun Mineralogy.
  1. a colorless variety of chabazite.
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Origin of phacolite

1835–45; < Greek phakó(s) lentil plant + -lite
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  • Herschelite and seebachite are essentially the same as phacolite.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 7

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