magnesic

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magnesia (mæɡˈniːʃə)
 
n
another name for magnesium oxide
 
[C14: via Medieval Latin from Greek Magnēsia, of Magnēs ancient mineral-rich region]
 
mag'nesian
 
adj
 
magnesic
 
adj
 
mag'nesial
 
adj

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