Latin astroïtes asteriated gem, from (assumed) Greek astroïtēs, from Greek astron star + -itēs -ite
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“Astroite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/astroite. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.
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