Silex meaning

sīlĕks
Silica.
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Finely ground tripoli used as an inert paint filler.
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Silica, esp. in the form of flint or quartz.
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Heat-resistant glass made of fused quartz.
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(archaic) Flint.
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A finely ground relatively pure form of silicas used as a paint filler etc.
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Origin of silex

  • Latin hard stone, flint

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin silex.

    From Wiktionary