garnierite

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See also: garniérite

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Garnier +‎ -ite, after Jules Garnier, its discoverer.

Noun[edit]

garnierite (plural garnierites)

  1. (mineralogy) A green nickel ore found in fissures of weathered ultramafic rocks

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Further reading[edit]

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