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cadmia


cadmia


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cadmia  \Cad"mi*a\,  n.  [L.  cadmia  calamine,  Gr  ?.  Cf 
  {Calamine}.]  (Min.) 
  An  oxide  of  zinc  which  collects  on  the  sides  of  furnaces 
  where  zinc  is  sublimed.  Formerly  applied  to  the  mineral 
  calamine.