noun am·blys·te·gite \amˈblistəˌjīt\

Definition of amblystegite



  1. :  a variety of hypersthene

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Origin and Etymology of amblystegite

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

First Known Use: 1870

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to cast off or become cast off

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