Definitions

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  • n. A kind of crystallite with a slender acicular form.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A kind of crystallite having a (slender) acicular form.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In petrography, a name proposed by Vogelsang for linear groups of the most elementary products of devitrification, called by him globulites. See margarite.

Etymologies

Latin longus long + -lite. (Wiktionary)

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