olivite
Olivin Ol"i*vin, n. (Chem.) A complex bitter gum, found on the leaves of the olive tree; -- called also {olivite}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Olivite — Ol i*vite, n. (Chem.) See {Olivin}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • olivite — Chem. (ˈɒlɪvaɪt) [f. olive + ite1 4.] A bitter substance obtained from unripe olives, and from olive leaves. 1866–77 Watts Dict. Chem. IV. 202 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Olivin — Ol i*vin, n. (Chem.) A complex bitter gum, found on the leaves of the olive tree; called also {olivite}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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