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  • n. A monoclinic-prismatic mineral containing calcium, hydrogen, lead, oxygen, silicon, and sulfur.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A mineral regarded as consisting of calcium silicate with calcium-lead sulphite, which occurs in white, massive form at Franklin Furnace, New Jersey.

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