noun py·roph·a·nite \pīˈräfəˌnīt\

Definition of pyrophanite



  1. :  a mineral MnTiO3 that is a manganese titanate isomorphous with geikielite and occurs in blood-red tabular rhombohedral crystals

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Origin and Etymology of pyrophanite

German pyrophanit, from pyr- + -phane + -it -ite

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capable of being understood in two ways

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