noun spes·sar·tite \ˈspe-sər-ˌtīt\
variants: or


play \-ˌtēn\

Definition of spessartite

  1. :  a manganese aluminum garnet usually containing other elements (as iron) in minor amounts

Origin and Etymology of spessartite

French, from Spessart mountain range, Germany

First Known Use: 1850

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