Meaning of nacrite in English:

nacrite

Pronunciation /ˈneɪkrʌɪt/

noun

Mineralogy
  • 1A clay mineral related to kaolinite and usually occurring as masses of tiny colourless or white scales.

  • 2 historical A green variety of muscovite. rare.

Origin

Early 19th century. From French nacrite from nacre + -ite.