felspar

[ fel-spahr ]
/ ˈfɛlˌspɑr /

noun

Origin of felspar

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

/ (ˈfɛlˌspɑː) /

noun

a variant (esp Brit) of feldspar

Derived Forms

felspathic (fɛlˈspæθɪk) or felspathose, adjective
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