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chromite

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chromite

noun chro·mite \ˈkrō-ˌmīt\

Definition of CHROMITE

1
:  a black mineral that consists of an oxide of iron and chromium and is the only chromium ore
2
:  an oxide of divalent chromium

Origin of CHROMITE

German Chromit, from chrom-
First Known Use: 1799

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