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- n. A mineral, hydrated calcium oxalate.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Calcium oxalate, occurring in colorless or white monoclinic crystals.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Native calcium oxalate, a rare mineral occurring in monoclinic crystals, colorless or white with brilliant luster.
Whewell + -ite, after William Whewell (1794-1866), an English mineralogist. (Wiktionary)
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