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  • n. A hexagonal-pyramidal mineral containing aluminum, calcium, hydrogen, oxygen, silicon, and sodium.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A hydrous silicate of calcium occurring in white spherical forms with a radiated structure.

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