What is another word for siliceous?

4 synonyms found


[ sɪlˈa͡ɪʃəs], [ sɪlˈa‍ɪʃəs], [ s_ɪ_l_ˈaɪ_ʃ_ə_s]

Synonyms for Siliceous:

  • adj.

    pert (adjective)
  • n.

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How to use "Siliceous" in context?

A siliceous mineral is one that is composed mainly of silica. This type of mineral is usually very hard and has a variety of colors, depending on the minerals that make it up. Siliceous minerals can be found all over the world, but they are most common in rocks and soil.

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