satin spar


noun Mineralogy.

a fibrous variety of gypsum having a silky luster, used as a gem.

Nearby words

  1. satilla,
  2. satin,
  3. satin bowerbird,
  4. satin glass,
  5. satin slipper, the,
  6. satin stitch,
  7. satin walnut,
  8. satin weave,
  9. satin-flower,
  10. satinet

Origin of satin spar

First recorded in 1795–1805

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