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- noun A trade-name for a sand which contains magnetic oxid of iron. It was used for filter-beds in England, but was found to be expensive.
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- noun mineralogy An
opaque, yellow-white mineralwith a metallic lustre, having the chemical formula (Pd,(Bi,Pb)).
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The Polar Ural Mountains in Russia, where it is found, and -ite.
He reached in the desk and tossed over a pair of green polarite goggles, doubtless taken off a Vixenite casualty.