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  • n. An iron magnesium titanium borate mineral occurring as brown to black prismatic orthorhombic crystals.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A dark brown or black mineral, occurring in prismatic crystals imbedded in limestone near Warwick, New York. It consists of the borate and titanate of magnesia and iron.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A borotitanate of magnesium and iron, occurring in dark-brown to black acicular crystals embedded in granular lime stone. Named from the locality of its occurrence, near Warwick, New York.

Etymologies

Warwick +‎ -ite, from Warwick, Orange County, New York, USA. (Wiktionary)

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