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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In petrography, in the quantitative classification of igneous rocks (see rock), having the character of or belonging to the group of lenads (leucite, nephelite, and the sodalites), equivalent to the feldspathoid minerals.

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  • By suppressing appetite, pino lenic acid may contribute to a successful caloric-restriction regimen.

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