oligosiderite

noun
ol·​i·​go·​siderite | \ "+ \

Definition of oligosiderite

: a meteorite characterized by the presence of only a small amount of metallic iron

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History and Etymology for oligosiderite

French, from olig- + siderite

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“Oligosiderite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/oligosiderite. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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