[glaw-kuh-feyn] /ˈglɔ kəˌfeɪn/
a sodium-rich monoclinic mineral of the amphibole family, usually metamorphic.
A blue to grayish-blue or bluish-black monoclinic mineral of the amphibole group. Glaucophane occurs as fibrous prisms in schists (especially blueschists) formed by the regional metamorphism of sodium-rich rocks. Chemical formula: Na2(Mg,Fe)3Al2Si8O22(OH)2.
noun 1. a large white and pale-gray gull, Latus hyperboreus, of Arctic regions. noun 1. a gull, Larus hyperboreus, of northern and arctic regions, with a white head and tail and pale grey back and wings
Related Terms glom noun verb [1907+ Underworld & hoboes; fr British dialect glaum, glam, ”hand,” ultimately fr Old English clamm, ”bond, grasp,” related to clamp]
/ɡlɔːr/ noun 1. (Scot) mud or mire
[gleyz] /gleɪz/ verb (used with object), glazed, glazing. 1. to furnish or fill with glass: to glaze a window. 2. to give a vitreous surface or coating to (a ceramic or the like), as by the application of a substance or by fusion of the body. 3. to cover with a smooth, glossy surface or […]