cassiterite

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Cassiterite
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cassiterite (countable and uncountable, plural cassiterites)

  1. (mineralogy) A generally black mineral, composed of tin oxide, SnO2, which is an important ore of tin.

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Further reading[edit]

  • Cassiterite” in David Barthelmy, Webmineral Mineralogy Database[1], 1997–.
  • cassiterite mindat.org[2], Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, accessed 29 August 2016