American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A pale green or apple-green mineral, (Ni, Mg)3Si2O5(OH)4, used as a gemstone and as an important nickel ore.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A hydrous silicate of nickel and magnesium, occurring massive and of an apple-green color in New Caledonia. It is an important ore of nickel. A similar mineral occurs in Oregon.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. (Min.) An amorphous mineral of apple-green color; a hydrous silicate of nickel and magnesia. It is an important ore of nickel.
- n. a green mineral consisting of hydrated nickel magnesium silicate; a source of nickel
- Jules Garnier, its discoverer, and -ite. (Wiktionary)
- After Jules Garnier, 19th-century French geologist. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
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“Noumeite and garnierite are hydrated silicates of nickel and magnesia.”
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“(particularly pentlandite, but also millerite, niccolite, and others), which are found at Sudbury intergrown with the iron and copper sulphides, pyrrhotite and chalcopyrite; and the hydrated nickel-magnesium silicates (garnierite and genthite), which are products of weathering.”
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