dichroite

[ dahy-kroh-ahyt ]

nounMineralogy.

Origin of dichroite

1
1800–10; <French <Greek díchro(os) (see dichroic) + French -ite-ite1

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British Dictionary definitions for dichroite

dichroite

/ (ˈdaɪkrəʊˌaɪt) /


noun
  1. another name for cordierite

Origin of dichroite

1
C19: from Greek dikhroos two-coloured + -ite 1

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