sagenite

noun sag·e·nite \ˈsajəˌnīt\

Definition of sagenite

plural

-s

  1. :  a mineral consisting of an acicular rutile that occurs in reticulated forms and is often embedded in quartz or other minerals

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Origin and Etymology of sagenite

French sagénite, from Latin sagena large fishing net + French -ite — more at seine


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