strigovite

noun
strig·​o·​vite | \ ˈstrigəˌvīt \
plural -s

Definition of strigovite

: 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

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History and Etymology for strigovite

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

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“Strigovite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/strigovite. Accessed 19 May. 2022.

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