kornerupine

noun
kor·​ne·​rup·​ine | \ ˌkȯ(r)nəˈrüˌpēn, -pə̇n\
plural -s

Definition of kornerupine

: a mineral (Mg,Fe,Al)20(Si,B)9O43 consisting of a magnesium aluminum iron borosilicate resembling sillimanite in appearance

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History and Etymology for kornerupine

Danish kornerupin, from A. N. Kornerup, 19th century Danish geologist + Danish -in -ine

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