hedenbergite

noun
hed·​en·​berg·​ite | \ ˈhedᵊnˌbərˌgīt\
plural -s

Definition of hedenbergite

: a mineral CaFeSi2O6 consisting of a calcium-iron pyroxene

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History and Etymology for hedenbergite

Swedish hedenbergit, from Ludwig Hedenberg 19th century Swedish mineralogist + Swedish -it -ite

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