Definition of maclureite in English:

maclureite

(also maclurite)

noun

Mineralogy
rare
  • 1Chondrodite.

  • 2Augite.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Thomas Nuttall (1786–1859), botanist. From the name of William Maclure + -ite.

Pronunciation

maclureite

/məˈklʊərʌɪt/