knebelite

noun
kne·​bel·​ite | \ ˈnābəˌlīt \
plural -s

Definition of knebelite

: a variously colored mineral (Fe,Mn)2SiO4 consisting of iron manganese silicate and occurring especially in Sweden (specific gravity 4.1)

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History and Etymology for knebelite

German knebelit, from Karl Ludwig von Knebel †1834 German translator + German -it -ite

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“Knebelite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/knebelite. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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