noun marr·ite \ˈmäˌrīt\

Definition of marrite



  1. :  a mineral that occurs as a well-characterized substance of unknown composition in minute equant monoclinic crystals in the dolomite at Lengenbach, Valais, Switzerland

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Origin and Etymology of marrite

John E. Marr †1933 English geologist + English -ite

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