yatalite

noun yat·a·lite \ˈyatəˌlīt\

Definition of yatalite

plural

-s

  1. :  a pegmatoid rock composed of amphibole which is poikilitic with magnetite and sphene and may also contain minor amounts of apatite, microcline, and albite

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Origin and Etymology of yatalite

Yatala, Queensland, Australia + English -ite


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