Cerolite

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Cerolite (Min) A hydrous silicate of magnesium, allied to serpentine, occurring in waxlike masses of a yellow or greenish color.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n cerolite A hydrous magnesium silicate, occurring in reniform masses with conchoidal fracture. Also kerolite.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. khro`s wax + -lite,