noun an·a·bo·hit·site \ˌanəbōˈhitˌsīt\

Definition of anabohitsite



  1. :  a variety of olivine-pyroxenite rock containing hypersthene, hornblende, and about 30 percent of ilmenite and magnetite

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Origin and Etymology of anabohitsite

French anabohitsite, from Anabohitsy, Madagascar, its locality + French -ite

First Known Use: circa 1920

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