Periclasite
Periclase Per"i*clase, Periclasite Per`i*cla"site, n. [Pref. peri- + Gr. ? to break.] (Min.) A grayish or dark green mineral, consisting essentially of magnesia (magnesium oxide), occurring in granular forms or in isometric crystals. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • periclasite — peri·cla·site …   English syllables

  • periclasite — noun see periclase …   Useful english dictionary

  • Periclase — Per i*clase, Periclasite Per i*cla site, n. [Pref. peri + Gr. ? to break.] (Min.) A grayish or dark green mineral, consisting essentially of magnesia (magnesium oxide), occurring in granular forms or in isometric crystals. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Périclase — Catégorie IV : oxydes et hydroxydes[1] Général Classe de Strunz 04.AB.25 Formule brute Mg …   Wikipédia en Français

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”