knebelite

noun kne·bel·ite \ˈnābəˌlīt\

Definition of knebelite

plural

-s

  1. :  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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Origin and Etymology of knebelite

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


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