ludwigite

noun
lud·​wig·​ite | \ ˈlədˌwiˌgīt \
plural -s

Definition of ludwigite

: a mineral (Mg, Fe)2FeBO5 consisting of an iron magnesium borate occurring in fibrous masses of a blackish green color

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History and Etymology for ludwigite

German ludwigit, from Ernst Ludwig †1915 Austrian chemist + German -it -ite

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“Ludwigite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ludwigite. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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