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Meaning of "odontolite" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ODONTOLITE

odontolite  [ɒˈdɒntəˌlaɪt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ODONTOLITE

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preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Odontolite is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES ODONTOLITE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Odontolite

Odontolite, also called bone turquoise or fossil turquoise or occidental turquoise, is fossil bone or ivory that has been traditionally thought to have been altered by turquoise or similar phosphate minerals such as vivianite.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ODONTOLITE


agalmatolite
ˌæɡəlˈmætəˌlaɪt
Bakelite
ˈbeɪkəˌlaɪt
chiastolite
kaɪˈæstəˌlaɪt
counterlight
ˈkaʊntəˌlaɪt
crystallite
ˈkrɪstəˌlaɪt
datolite
ˈdeɪtəˌlaɪt
featherlight
ˈfeðəˌlaɪt
graptolite
ˈɡræptəˌlaɪt
metabolite
mɪˈtæbəˌlaɪt
microsatellite
ˌmaɪkrəʊˈsætəˌlaɪt
ophiolite
ˈɒfɪəˌlaɪt
pectolite
ˈpektəˌlaɪt
quarterlight
ˈkwɔːtəˌlaɪt
satellite
ˈsætəˌlaɪt
socialite
ˈsəʊʃəˌlaɪt
stromatolite
strəʊˈmætəˌlaɪt
subsatellite
ˈsʌbˌsætəˌlaɪt
tantalite
ˈtæntəˌlaɪt
troctolite
ˈtrɒktəˌlaɪt
zeolite
ˈziːəˌlaɪt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ODONTOLITE

odontoblast
odontoblastic
odontocete
odontogenic
odontogeny
odontoglossum
odontograph
odontography
odontoid
odontoid process
odontologic
odontological
odontologist
odontology
odontoma
odontomatous
odontophobia
odontophoral
odontophoran
odontophore

WORDS THAT END LIKE ODONTOLITE

actinolite
aerolite
amphibolite
antimetabolite
catabolite
chrysolite
cosmopolite
cryolite
elite
impolite
indicolite
iolite
lepidolite
microlite
oolite
polite
rhyolite
scapolite
sepiolite
theodolite
tremolite

Synonyms and antonyms of odontolite in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «odontolite» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ODONTOLITE

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Translator English - Chinese

odontolite
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

odontolite
570 millions of speakers

English

odontolite
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

odontolite
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

odontolite
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

odontolite
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Odontólito
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

odontolite
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

odontolite
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Odontolite
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

odontolite
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

odontolite
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

odontolite
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Odontolite
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

odontolite
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

odontolite
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ओडंटॉलाइट
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

odontolite
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

odontolite
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

odontolite
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

odontolite
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

odontolite
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

odontolite
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

odontolite
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

odontolite
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

odontolite
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of odontolite

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ODONTOLITE»

The term «odontolite» is barely ever used and occupies the 203.165 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ODONTOLITE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about odontolite

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ODONTOLITE»

Discover the use of odontolite in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to odontolite and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Gems: Their Sources, Descriptions and Identification
Odontolite is not a distinct mineral species sensu stricto but a phosphate arising from fossil bones and teeth whose colour is provided by the iron phosphate vivianite (q.v.). It may resemble turquoise and has been called bone turquoise in the ...
Michael O'Donoghue, 2006
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Odontolite
Odontolite, also called bone turquoise or fossil turquoise or occidental turquoise, is fossil bone or ivory that has been traditionally thought to have been altered by turquoise or similar phosphate minerals such as vivianite.
Jesse Russell, Ronald Cohn, 2012
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Cultural Heritage Conservation and Environmental Impact ...
3.6 Mn oxidation in odontolites In the Middle Ages, Cistercian monks created odontolite, a turquoise-blue gemstone, by heating fossilised mastodon ivory found in 13–16 million year old Miocene geological layers next to the Pyrenees.
Rene van Grieken, Koen Janssens, 2005
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Non-destructive Micro Analysis of Cultural Heritage Materials
They thought they had produced the mineral turquoise because of the resemblance of odontolite with this semi-precious stone. Odontolite was used for the decoration of medieval art objects such as the reliquary bronze crosses. Fossilized ...
K. Janssens, R. Van Grieken, 2004
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A Glossary of Mineralogy
There are two varieties of Turquois, the Oriental or Mineral Turquois ( Turquois de vititle roche), and the Occidental or Bone-Turquois (Odontolite : Turquois de nouvelle roche). The first, or true Turquois, occurs reniform, stalactitic or incrusting.
Henry William Bristow, 1861
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Fluorine and the Environment : Agrochemicals, Archaeology, ...
However, his hypothesis was solely based on the resemblance with precious turquoise. In 1823, Fischer recognised that odontolite and turquoise mineral were different minerals [64]. Until very recently, the origin of odontolite has remained the ...
‎2006
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The Land of the Dragon: Snuff Arrives in the Orient
Mother-of-pearl is composed of calcium carbonate, in the form of aragonite. The hardness of this gemstone is 2.5–4.5 on Mohs Scale of Hardness with a density of2.60–2.85. Odontolite Odontolite is the fossilized tooth or bone substance found  ...
Carl Skiff, 2014
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Turquoise
BELOW LEFT: Odontolite, Lone Mountain, Nevada. Photo by Davonna Lowry; courtesy of Donald Zachary, Turquoise Museum. characteristic of mineralization has traditionally been referred to as “fossil” turquoise. It generally forms in a tubular ...
Joe Dan Lowry, 2010
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Tables of Gemstone Identification
Euclase Spodumene Boracite Serandite Fluorite Lapis lazuli Unakite Odontolite Saussurite Magnesite Ankerite Meliphanite (=melinophane) Pezzottaite Elbaite Dravite Uvite Schorl Eudialyte Bromellite synth Lepidolite Tremolite Chrysocolla ...
Roger Dedeyne, Ivo Quintens, 2007
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The Journal of Gemmology
... synthetic turquoise, of Gilson manufacture — several species of stones occasionally used in jewellery as substitutes for turquoise: odontolite, "neolite" and other compressed phosphates. Turquoise is a complex aluminium-copper- phosphate ...
‎1974

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ODONTOLITE»

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'It is neat and plain and set in gold': Ring belonging to Jane Austen …
This unremarkable ring, thought to made from odontolite, fits perfectly with Austen's idea of jewellery having once written to her sister on the ... «Daily Mail, Jun 12»

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« EDUCALINGO. Odontolite [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/odontolite>. Oct 2020 ».
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