amblystegite

noun
am·​blys·​te·​gite | \ amˈblistəˌjīt \
plural -s

Definition of amblystegite

: a variety of hypersthene

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First Known Use of amblystegite

1870, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for amblystegite

International Scientific Vocabulary ambly- + Greek stegos roof + International Scientific Vocabulary -ite; originally formed as German amblystegit

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The first known use of amblystegite was in 1870

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“Amblystegite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/amblystegite. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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