Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A zeolitic mineral closely related to chabazite in form and composition, and like it often occurring in rhombohedral crystals. It varies in color from white to flesh-red. Ledererite is a variety from Nova Scotia.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Min.) A rhombohedral zeolitic mineral, related in form and composition to chabazite.

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  • noun mineralogy A rare zeolite mineral related to chabazite.

Etymologies

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Gmelin +‎ -ite, after Christian Gottlob Gmelin (1792–1860).

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