monomict

adjective
mono·​mict

Definition of monomict

: relating to a sedimentary rock composed of but a single mineral species — compare monogenic sense 1a

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History and Etymology for monomict

German monomikt, from mon- + Greek miktos mixed, blended, from misgein to mix

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“Monomict.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/monomict. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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