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Pronunciation of Periclase: Learn how to pronounce Periclase in English correctly

Learn how to say Periclase correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word periclase:

noun
[mass noun]
a colourless mineral consisting of magnesium oxide, occurring chiefly in marble and limestone.
Origin:
mid 19th century: from modern Latin periclasia, erroneously from Greek peri ‘utterly’ + klasis ‘breaking’ (because it cleaves perfectly)