noun tar·a·mel·lite \ˌtarəˈmeˌlīt\

Definition of taramellite



  1. :  a mineral BaFe5Si10O31 consisting of a barium iron silicate and occurring in brownish red radially fibrous aggregates (hardness 5.5, specific gravity 3.9)

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Origin and Etymology of taramellite

Italian, from Torquato Taramelli †1922 Italian geologist + Italian -ite

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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