"bisilicate" Definition

  1. n. A salt of metasilicic acid; -- so called because the ratio of the oxygen of the silica to the oxygen of the base is as two to one. The bisilicates include many of the most common and important minerals.

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Position in dictionary: 10808 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "bisilicate": 1
Words that end with "bisilicate": 1
Words that contain "bisilicate": 1
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