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Meaning of NOVACULITE

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\No*vac"u*lite\, n. [L. novacula a sharp knife,
razor: cf. F. novaculite.] (Min.)
A variety of siliceous slate, of which hones are made; razor
stone; Turkey stone; hone stone; whet slate.

 

 

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