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  • n. An orthorhombic-dipyramidal mineral containing manganese, oxygen, and silicon.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A silicate of manganese of an ash-gray color.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A silicate of manganese of an ash-gray or reddish color, commonly occurring in cleavable masses: found in New Jersey, also in Sweden. It belongs to the chrysolite group.

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