felspar

[ fel-spahr ]

noun

Origin of felspar

1
<German Fels rock + spar3, by false etymological analysis

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British Dictionary definitions for felspar

felspar

/ (ˈfɛlˌspɑː) /


noun
  1. a variant (esp Brit) of feldspar

Derived forms of felspar

  • felspathic (fɛlˈspæθɪk) or felspathose, adjective

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