Definition of megabasite in English:

megabasite

noun

Mineralogy
historical
  • Wolframite.

Origin

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 polybasite.

Pronunciation

megabasite

/ˌmɛɡəˈbeɪsʌɪt/