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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • 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.

Etymologies

Whewell +‎ -ite, after William Whewell (1794-1866), an English mineralogist. (Wiktionary)

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