hollandite

noun
hol·​land·​ite | \ ˈhälənˌdīt \
plural -s

Definition of hollandite

: a mineral MnBaMn6O14 consisting of a crystallized manganate of barium and manganese from central India

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History and Etymology for hollandite

Sir Thomas H. Holland †1947 British geologist + English -ite

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“Hollandite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hollandite. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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