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Definition of vermiculite

What is the definition of "vermiculite"?
  • ver•mic•u•litenoun
  • 1. Any of a group of micaceous hydrated silicate minerals related to the chlorites and used in heat-expanded form as insulation and as a planting medium.


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  • "The name vermiculite was created from the Latin word for worm, vermiculus."

    "This year it is to be micro-plants, grown in vermiculite."

    "I need some stuff called vermiculite to condition the soil so that the roots grow well."

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