chromite

noun chro·mite \ ˈkrō-ˌmīt \
Updated on: 9 May 2018

Definition of chromite

1 : a black mineral that consists of an oxide of iron and chromium and is the only chromium ore
2 : an oxide of divalent chromium

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Origin and Etymology of chromite

German Chromit, from chrom-


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