akerite

noun
aker·​ite | \ ˈȯ-kə-ˌrīt, ˈa- \
plural -s

Definition of akerite

: a quartz-syenite rock containing oligoclase and augite besides soda-microcline

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First Known Use of akerite

1890, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for akerite

German åkerit, from Åker, former district near Oslo, Norway + German -it -ite

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The first known use of akerite was in 1890

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“Akerite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/akerite. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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