What does ampelite mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term ampelite:


Webster Dictionary

  1. Ampelite(noun)

    an earth abounding in pyrites, used by the ancients to kill insects, etc., on vines; -- applied by Brongniart to a carbonaceous alum schist

  2. Origin: [L. ampelitis, Gr. 'ampeli^tis, fr. 'a`mpelos vine.]

Freebase

  1. Ampelite

    Ampelite, in natural history, is a black, bituminous substance that dissolves in oil; perhaps cannel coal. Historically, it was used to blacken eyebrows and hair.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ampelite in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ampelite in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9



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