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perichete | perichondrial | perichondritis | perichondrium | perichordal | periclase | periclasite | pericles | periclinium | periclitate | periclitation

periclase

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Noun
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per=i=clase

CIDE DICTIONARY

periclasen. [Pref. peri- + Gr. to break.].
     A grayish or dark green mineral, consisting essentially of magnesia (magnesium oxide), occurring in granular forms or in isometric crystals.  [1913 Webster]

OXFORD DICTIONARY

periclase, n. a pale mineral consisting of magnesia.

Etymology
mod.L periclasia, erron. f. Gk peri exceedingly + klasis breaking, from its perfect cleavage

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