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 for fulgurite
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Fulgurite \Ful"gu*rite\, n. [L. fulguritus, p. p. of fulgurire
     to strike with lightning, fr. fulgur lightning: cf. F.
     fulgurite.]
     A vitrified sand tube produced by the striking of lightning
     on sand; a lightning tube; also, the portion of rock surface
     fused by a lightning discharge.
     [1913 Webster]

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