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  • n. The mineral ilvaite.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See yenite.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A different orthography of yenite: a synonym of ilvaite.


Jena +‎ -ite (Wiktionary)


  • In the first case (31) are varieties of felspar; in the second case (32) are micaceous and other mineral substances; in the third case (33) are basaltic hornblende, tremolite, &c.; in the fourth case (34) are varieties of asbestus, which defies the action of fire; jeffersonite; jenite from the Elba,

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