hausmannite

noun

haus·​mann·​ite
ˈhau̇sməˌnīt
plural -s
: an opaque mineral Mn3O4 consisting of manganese tetroxide found commonly in brownish black tetragonal crystals

Word History

Etymology

J. F. L. Hausmann †1859 German mineralogist + English -ite

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“Hausmannite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hausmannite. Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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