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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A mineral resin occurring in white shining crystals or crystalline scales, embedded in the wood of a kind of pine found in peat-beds in the Fichtelgebirge, Bavaria.

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

  • noun (Min.) A white crystallized mineral resin from the Fichtelgebirge, Bavaria.

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  • noun mineralogy A rare white monoclinic mineral found in fossilized wood from Bavaria.

Etymologies

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Fichtelbirge, Bavaria, +‎ -ite.

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