Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A variety of hephelite, usually massive and of a greasy lustre and grey to reddish colour.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A variety of hephelite, usually massive, of greasy luster, and gray to reddish color.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A coarse massive variety of nephelite, of a waxy, greasy luster, and presenting various shades of green, gray, and red.

Etymologies

Ancient Greek olive oil, oil +‎ -lite. (Wiktionary)

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