strigovite

noun strig·o·vite \ ˈstrigəˌvīt \

Definition of strigovite

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

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Origin and Etymology of strigovite

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


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