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pectolite

[pek-tuh-lahyt] /ˈpɛk təˌlaɪt/
noun
1.
a mineral, hydrous calcium sodium silicate, usually occurring in radiating groups of crystals in rock cavities.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; < Greek pēktó(s) made solid (see pectic) + -lite
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