[ kal-uh-fawr-nahyt ]

Origin of californite

1900–05; Californ(ia) (where it is found) + -ite1

Words Nearby californite Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use californite in a sentence

  • Chrysoprase is being mined in Tulare County, also the beautiful new green gem something like clear jade, called californite.

    History of California | Helen Elliott Bandini