follow Dictionary.com

Why turkey has the same name as Turkey

phacolite

[fak-uh-lahyt] /ˈfæk əˌlaɪt/
noun, Mineralogy
1.
a colorless variety of chabazite.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45; < Greek phakó(s) lentil plant + -lite
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for phacolite

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for phacolite

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for phacolite