Triphane

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Triphane (Min) Spodumene.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n triphane Haüy's name for spodumene, still often used, especially by French mineralogists.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Triphane trī′fān spodumene.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. appearing three-fold; (see Tri-) + to appear cf. F. triphane,