euclase

[ yoo-kleys, -kleyz ]
/ ˈyu kleɪs, -kleɪz /
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noun

a rare green or blue mineral, beryllium aluminum silicate, BeAlSiO4(OH), occurring in prismatic crystals.

Nearby words

  1. euchred,
  2. euchromatic,
  3. euchromatin,
  4. euchromosome,
  5. eucken,
  6. euclid,
  7. euclidean,
  8. euclidean algorithm,
  9. euclidean geometry,
  10. euclidean group

Origin of euclase

From French, dating back to 1795–1805; see origin at eu-, -clase

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