austinite

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Austin +‎ -ite, after Austin Flint Rogers, mineralogist

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

austinite (countable and uncountable, plural austinites)

  1. (rare, mineralogy) A secondary mineral found in the oxidized zone of some arsenic-rich base-metal deposits.
  2. A misspelling of austenite.

External links[edit]

  • austinite Barthelmy, David (accessed 29 August 2016) Webmineral Mineralogy Database[1]
  • austinite mindat.org[2], Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, accessed 29 August 2016