galaxite

noun ga·lax·ite \ˈgāˌlakˌsīt, -lək-\

Definition of galaxite

plural

-s

  1. :  a black mineral MnAl2O4 consisting of an oxide of manganese and aluminum and constituting a member of the spinel series

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Origin and Etymology of galaxite

Galax, Virginia, its locality + English -ite


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