[ trik-ahyt ]
/ ˈtrɪk aɪt /
Save This Word!
any of various minute, hairlike mineral bodies occurring in certain vitreous igneous rocks, especially obsidian.
QUIZ YOURSELF ON THE 12 TYPES OF VERB TENSES!
Loosen up your grammar muscles because it’s time to test your knowledge on verb tenses!
Question 1 of 6
The verb tenses can be split into which 3 primary categories?
Origin of trichite
1865–70; <Greek trich-, stem of thríx hair + -ite1
OTHER WORDS FROM trichitetri·chit·ic [trih-kit-ik], /trɪˈkɪt ɪk/, adjective
Words nearby trichite
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021
British Dictionary definitions for trichite
/ (ˈtrɪkaɪt) /
any of various needle-shaped crystals that occur in some glassy volcanic rocks
biology any of various hairlike structures
Derived forms of trichitetrichitic (trɪˈkɪtɪk), adjective
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012