Definition of Idocrases

1. Noun. (plural of idocrase) ¹



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Definition of Idocrases

1. idocrase [n] - See also: idocrase

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Idocrases

idler pulley
idlers
idles
idlesse
idlesses
idlest
idleth
idli
idlike
idling
idlingly
idlings
idlis
idly
idocrase
idocrases (current term)
idofuranose
idofuranoses
idol
idol worship
idol worshiper
idola
idolastre
idolastres
idolater
idolaters
idolator
idolators
idolatress
idolatresses

Literary usage of Idocrases

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1. The Use of the Blowpipe in Chemical Analysis, and in the Examination of Minerals by Jöns Jakob Berzelius, John George Children (1822)
"The facility with which the idocrases dissolve in borax and glass of phosphorus, is connected with their property of ..."

2. Chemical Method, Notation, Classification, & Nomenclature by Auguste Laurent (1855)
"Granites and idocrases SiO2(Rr)2 = SiO(Rr)2O.0 These two minerals are ... In the granites to is nearly invariable, but in the idocrases this ratio varies ..."

3. Méthode de chimie by Auguste Laurent (1854)
"Dans les grenats, 't1 esta peu près invariable; mais, dans les idocrases, ce rapport varie de — à ^— Aussi n'est-il pas ..."

4. An Introduction to Geology: Intended to Convey a Practical Knowledge of the by Robert Bakewell, Benjamin Silliman (1839)
"... and of Paris in Maine—the idocrases of Vesuvius—the rubies and sapphires of Ceylon and other regions of India—the bubbles of air included with water and ..."

5. Petralogy. A Treatise on Rocks by John Pinkerton (1811)
"Each fall of matter brings down calcareous stones, mica, mixtures of felspar, and idocrases. The lava of 176?, which threatened the villages of La Barra and ..."

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