feldspathic
adjective Etymology: feldspath (variant of feldspar), from obsolete German Date: circa 1828 relating to or containing feldspar

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  • Feldspathic — Feld*spath ic, Feldspathose Feld*spath ose, a. Pertaining to, or consisting of, feldspar. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • feldspathic — /feld spath ik, fel , feld spath , fel /, adj. Mineral. of, pertaining to, or containing feldspar. Also, felspathic, feldspathose, felspathose. [1825 35; < G Feldspath (see FELDSPAR) + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • feldspathic — adjective Containing feldspar …   Wiktionary

  • feldspathic — adj. of or pertaining to feldspar; containing feldspar …   English contemporary dictionary

  • feldspathic — feld·spath·ic …   English syllables

  • feldspathic — feld•spath•ic [[t]fɛldˈspæθ ɪk, fɛl , ˈfɛld spæθ , ˈfɛl [/t]] adj. mir pertaining to or containing feldspar • Etymology: 1825–35; < G Feldspat(h) (see feldspar) …   From formal English to slang

  • feldspathic — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Feldspathose — Feldspathic Feld*spath ic, Feldspathose Feld*spath ose, a. Pertaining to, or consisting of, feldspar. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pottery — /pot euh ree/, n., pl. potteries. 1. ceramic ware, esp. earthenware and stoneware. 2. the art or business of a potter; ceramics. 3. a place where earthen pots or vessels are made. [1475 85; POTTER1 + Y3] * * * I One of the oldest and most… …   Universalium

  • Chondrule — Chondrules in the chondrite Grassland. A millimeter scale is shown. Chondrules (from Ancient Greek χόνδρος chondros, grain) are round grains found in chondrites. Chondrules form as molten or partially molten droplets in space before being… …   Wikipedia

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