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meionite

[ mahy-uh-nahyt ]
/ ˈmaɪ əˌnaɪt /
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noun Mineralogy.
a member of the scapolite group, rich in calcium and containing no sodium.
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Origin of meionite

1800–10; <Greek meíōn less + -ite1; compare French méionite
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