dravite

noun
dra·​vite | \ ˈdräˌvīt \
plural -s

Definition of dravite

: a magnesium-containing tourmaline that is often brown in color

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History and Etymology for dravite

German dravit, from the Drave or Drava river, Austria and Yugoslavia, its locality + German -it -ite

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dravite

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“Dravite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dravite. Accessed 2 Jul. 2022.

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