Definición de megabasite en inglés

megabasite

Pronunciación /ˌmɛɡəˈbeɪsʌɪt/

nombre

historical Mineralogy
  • Wolframite.

    The name was used because the mineral was thought to contain more basic matter than wolframite.

Origen

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in James Dana (1813–1895), geologist, zoologist, and teacher. From German Megabasit from mega- + ancient Greek βάσις + German -it, probably after German Polybasit.