Epistilbite

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Epistilbite (Min) A crystallized, transparent mineral of the Zeolite family. It is a hydrous silicate of alumina and lime.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n epistilbite A white translucent mineral crystallizing in the monoclinic system and belonging to the zeolites. It is a hydrous silicate of aluminium, calcium, and sodium.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Epistilbite ep-i-stil′bīt a whitish hydrous silicate of aluminium, calcium, and sodium.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Pref. epi-, + stilbite,