noun pied·mont·ite \ˈpēdˌmänt‧ˌīt\

Definition of piedmontite



  1. :  a reddish brown or black mineral allied to epidote and containing manganese

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Origin and Etymology of piedmontite

modification of German piemontit, from Italian Piemonte Piedmont + German -it -ite

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a brief usually trivial fact

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