molybdite

noun
mo·​lyb·​dite | \ məˈlibˌdīt \
plural -s

Definition of molybdite

: ferrimolybdite

called also molybdic ocher

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History and Etymology for molybdite

German molybdit, modification (influenced by -it -ite) of English molybdine, from molybd- + -ine

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“Molybdite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/molybdite. Accessed 21 Jun. 2021.

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