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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A variety of rhodonite that contains zinc.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A variety of rhodonite, from Franklin Furnace, New Jersey, containing some zinc.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A variety of the manganese silicate rhodonite, from Franklin Furnace, New Jersey, containing 5 or 6 per cent. of zinc oxid.

Etymologies

Fowler +‎ -ite, after Dr. Samuel Fowler. (Wiktionary)

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