cummingtonite

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Cummington +‎ -ite, since it was originally discovered in Cummington, Massachusetts.

Noun[edit]

cummingtonite (plural cummingtonites)

  1. (mineralogy) A mineral, magnesium-iron silicate hydroxide, (Mg,Fe)7Si8O22(OH)2.

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Further reading[edit]

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

French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English cummingtonite.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kœ.miŋ.tɔ.nit/

Noun[edit]

cummingtonite f (plural cummingtonites)

  1. (mineralogy) Cummingtonite.

Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English cummingtonite.

Noun[edit]

cummingtonite f (plural cummingtoniti)

  1. (mineralogy) cummingtonite