Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A mineral of the chrysolite group, occurring in granular form at Bolton, Massachusetts. It is a silicate of magnesium, containing also a little iron protoxid.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Min.) A granular mineral of a grayish or yellowish color, found in Bolton, Massachusetts. It is a silicate of magnesium, belonging to the chrysolite family.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun mineralogy A granular chrysolite mineral of a greyish or yellowish color.

Etymologies

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Bolton +‎ -ite, after Bolton, Massachusetts, USA.

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