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micaceous

[mahy-key-shuh s] /maɪˈkeɪ ʃəs/
adjective
1.
consisting of, containing, or resembling mica.
2.
of or pertaining to mica.
Origin
1765-1775
1765-75; mic(a) + -aceous
Related forms
unmicaceous, adjective
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  • The quartzite members are thinly bedded and commonly micaceous or graphitic.
  • Flakes of raw vermiculite concentrate are micaceous in appearance and contain interlayer water in their structure.

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