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analcime


analcime


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Analcime  \A*nal"cime\,  n.  [Gr.  'an  priv.  +  'a`lkimos  strong, 
  'alkh`  strength:  cf  F.  analcime.]  (Min.) 
  A  white  or  flesh-red  mineral,  of  the  zeolite  family, 
  occurring  in  isometric  crystals.  By  friction,  it  acquires  a 
  weak  electricity;  hence  its  name