succinite

noun

suc·​ci·​nite
ˈsəksə̇ˌnīt
plural -s
1
: amber-colored grossularite
2
: amber

Word History

Etymology

in sense 1, from French, from succin- + -ite; in sense 2, from German succinit, from succin- + -it -ite

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“Succinite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/succinite. Accessed 2 Mar. 2024.

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