noun scac·chite \ˈskaˌkīt\

Definition of scacchite



  1. :  a mineral MnCl2 consisting of native manganese chloride found in volcanic regions

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Origin and Etymology of scacchite

Italian scacchite, from Arcangelo Scacchi †1894 Italian mineralogist + Italian -ite

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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