Beauxite.

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Beauxite. See Bauxite.
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Usage

In literature:

It was first described by P. Berthier in 1821 as "alumine hydratee de Beaux," and was named beauxite by P.A.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 4" by Various
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