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- n. A variety of enstatite, often with a bronze-like lustre.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A variety of enstatite, often having a bronzelike luster. It is a silicate of magnesia and iron, of the pyroxene family.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A ferriferous variety of the mineral enstatite, having sometimes a submetallic bronze-like luster due to microscopic inclusions.
bronze + -ite (Wiktionary)