Definition of predazzite in English:

predazzite

noun

Geology
  • A recrystallized limestone composed largely of calcite and brucite.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in James Dana (1813–1895), geologist, zoologist, and teacher. From Predazzo, the name of a town in northern Italy where the rock was first found + -ite, after German Predazzit.

Pronunciation

predazzite

/prɪˈdatsʌɪt/