anomite

noun
an·​o·​mite | \ ˈanəˌmīt \
plural -s

Definition of anomite

: a variety of biotite differing optically from the ordinary kind

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First Known Use of anomite

1809, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for anomite

International Scientific Vocabulary anom- + -ite; originally formed as German anomit

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“Anomite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anomite. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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