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- n. A massive lamellar variety of pyroxene, of a dingy green colour.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A massive lamellar variety of pyroxene, of a dingy green color.
- transitive v. To season with salt; to salt.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To salt; impregnate or season with salt.
- n. A lamellar variety of pyroxene or augite, of a grayish-green color, from Sala, Sweden, and elsewhere. See pyroxene. Also spelled sahlite.
Sala + -ite, after a town in Sweden. (Wiktionary)