plural -s
: a mineral Ca3(Fe,Ti)2[(Si,Ti)O4]3 consisting of an iron calcium titanate and silicate related to garnet and occurring usually in black masses with vitreous luster (hardness 7–7.5, specific gravity 3.81–3.88)

Word History


schorl + Greek homos same + English -ite

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“Schorlomite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Jun. 2023.

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