moravite

noun
mo·​ra·​vite | \ məˈrāˌvīt, ˈmōrəˌ- \
plural -s

Definition of moravite

: a mineral Fe2N,Fe)4Si7O20(OH)4 consisting of a fine scaly black basic silicate of iron and aluminum of the chlorite group

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History and Etymology for moravite

Moravia, former province in central Czechoslovakia + English -ite

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“Moravite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/moravite. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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