dixenite

noun
dix·​e·​nite | \ ˈdiksəˌnīt, dīˈzeˌn- \
plural -s

Definition of dixenite

: a manganese arsenite and silicate (MnOH)2Mn5SiO3(AsO3)2 occuring in black hexagonal scales

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History and Etymology for dixenite

di- + xen- + -ite

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“Dixenite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dixenite. Accessed 28 May. 2020.

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