Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A ferriferous variety of the mineral enstatite, having sometimes a submetallic bronze-like luster due to microscopic inclusions.

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

  • noun (Min.) A variety of enstatite, often having a bronzelike luster. It is a silicate of magnesia and iron, of the pyroxene family.

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

  • noun mineralogy A variety of enstatite, often with a bronze-like lustre.

Etymologies

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bronze +‎ -ite

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