cyclosilicate

[ sahy-kluh-sil-i-kit, -keyt ]
/ ˌsaɪ kləˈsɪl ɪ kɪt, -ˌkeɪt /

noun Mineralogy.

any silicate in which the SiO4 tetrahedra are linked to form rings.

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