Fengite Fen"gite, n. (Min.) A kind of marble or alabaster, sometimes used for windows on account of its transparency. [1913 Webster]

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  • Fengite — is a transparent form of marble or alabaster. In former times it was sometimes used for windows instead of glass.Fengite is also a variant spelling of phengite , the high silica muscovite variety …   Wikipedia

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