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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A native alloy of iron and nickel (FeNi2) occurring in river-gravel with gold, platinum, tinstone, etc., and probably derived from a peridotite: found near Awarua bay, New Zealand.

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  • noun mineralogy An isometric-hexoctahedral mineral containing iron and nickel.

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