spessartite

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

Definition of spessartite

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

Origin and Etymology of spessartite

French, from Spessart mountain range, Germany


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