Definition of foyaite in English:

foyaite

Syllabification: fo·ya·ite
Pronunciation: /ˈfoiyəˌīt
 
, ˈfōyəˌīt
 
/

noun

Geology

Origin

late 19th century: from the name of Foya in Portugal.

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