Definition of Pyrochlore

1. n. A niobate of calcium, cerium, and other bases, occurring usually in octahedrons of a yellowish or brownish color and resinous luster; -- so called from its becoming grass-green on being subjected to heat under the blowpipe.



Definition of Pyrochlore

1. Noun. (mineral) A mineral whose composition is that of a mixed niobate mostly of sodium, calcium and cerium, (Na,Ca)2Nb2O6(OH,F). ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pyrochlore

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pyrocellulose
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pyrochemical process
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pyrochemistry
pyrochlore (current term)
pyrochlores
pyrochloric
pyrochroite
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pyroclasts
pyrocumulus
pyroelectric
pyroelectric effect

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