plural -s
: a mineral Fe3(Al,Fe)3Si3O11(OH)7 consisting of a basic silicate of iron and aluminum of the chlorite group and occurring in dark green crystalline incrustations

Word History


German strigovit, from Striegau, Silesia (now Strzegom, Poland) + German -it -ite

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“Strigovite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Dec. 2023.

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