bustamite

noun
bu·​sta·​mite | \ ˈbüstəˌmīt \
plural -s

Definition of bustamite

: a mineral CaMnSi2O6 consisting of a calcium manganese pyroxene

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History and Etymology for bustamite

Anastasio Bustamente †1853 Mexican general + English -ite

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“Bustamite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bustamite. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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