Definitions

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  • n. A complex inosilicate mineral of the amphibole group.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A dark green aluminous variety of amphibole, or hornblende.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A dark-green crystallized variety of amphibole or hornblende. See hornblende.

Etymologies

Pargas +‎ -ite, after its locality in Finland. (Wiktionary)

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