Definition of romeite
: a mineral (Ca,Fe,Mn,Na)2(Sb,Ti)2O6(O,OH,F) consisting of a hyacinth or honey yellow oxide of calcium, iron, manganese, sodium, antimony, and titanium related to bindheimite and occurring in minute octahedrons
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Origin and Etymology of romeite
modification (influenced by -ite) of French roméine, from Jean B. L. Romé de Lisle + French -ine
First Known Use: 1849See Words from the same year
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