Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A variety of the mineral arsenopyrite or mispickel (arsenical pyrites), peculiar in containing 6 per cent. of cobalt. It is found at Franconia, New Hampshire.

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

  • noun (Min.) A cobaltiferous variety of arsenopyrite.

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

  • noun mineralogy A cobaltiferous variety of arsenopyrite.

Etymologies

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Dana +‎ -ite, after J Freeman Dana.

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