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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A hydrated calcium borosilicate occurring in massive white forms at the borax-mines in San Bernardino county, California.

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  • noun mineralogy A monoclinic-prismatic mineral containing boron, calcium, hydrogen, oxygen, and silicon.

Etymologies

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From Baker +‎ -ite, after the area of Baker, California where it occurs.

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