One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A hydrated trigonal form of calcite, CaCO₃·H₂O, that is white to greyish or light green in colour and occurs in massive form.
1960s; earliest use found in American Mineralogist. From mono- + hydro- + calcite, after Russian monogidrokal′cit.
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.