Honeystone \Hon"ey*stone`\, n. See {Mellite}. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • honeystone — noun The mineral mellite …   Wiktionary

  • Mellite — Mel lite, n. [L. mel, mellis, honey: cf. F. mellite.] (Min.) A mineral of a honey color, found in brown coal, and partly the result of vegetable decomposition; honeystone. It is a mellitate of alumina. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mellite — General Category Organic compounds Chemical formula Al2[C6 …   Wikipedia

  • Mellitic acid — Mellitic acid[1] IUPAC name Benzene 1,2,3,4,5,6 h …   Wikipedia

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  • mellite — noun An mineral that is the aluminium salt of mellitic acid; honeystone …   Wiktionary

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