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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A massive granular rock from the neighborhood of Predazzo in southern Tyrol, described at first as a mineral species. It was later shown to be a mixture of calcite and brucite or hydromagnesite. The rock is similar to and is associated with predazzite.


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