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n.1.(Min.) A mineral of a white or gray color, occurring massive or crystallized. It is a compound of the carbonates of barium and calcium.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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(1824) On baryto-calcite. Annals of Philosophy, 8, 114.
(1835) On the dimorphism of baryto-calcite. Philosophical Magazine, 6, 1-4.
(1837) On the composition of the right rhombic Baryto-Calcite, the Bicalcareo-carbonate of Baryta of Dr.