uralite

noun
ural·​ite | \ ˈyu̇rəˌlīt \
plural -s

Definition of uralite

: a usually fibrous and dark-green amphibole resulting from alteration of pyroxene

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Other Words from uralite

uralitic \ ¦⸗⸗¦itik \ adjective

History and Etymology for uralite

German uralit, from Ural mountains, its locality + German -it -ite

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“Uralite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uralite. Accessed 12 Jul. 2020.

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