Words nearby stilbite
Origin of stilbite
Examples from the Web for stilbite
Stilbite, stil′bīt, n. a pearly and foliated variety of zeolite.
In the cavities of such mixed rocks we often find calcedony, and crystals of mesotype, stilbite, and arragonite.A Manual of Elementary Geology|Charles Lyell.
Heulandite is distinguished from stilbite by its crystals and perfect solubility; from apopholite by form of crystals.