baryta

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From New Latin, from Ancient Greek βαρύτης(barútēs, heaviness), from βαρύς(barús, heavy).

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Noun[edit]

baryta ‎(countable and uncountable, plural barytas)

  1. Any of several compounds of barium, especially barium sulphate and barium hydroxide.

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