keilite

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Named after German-American professor at University of Hawaii in Honolulu, Klaus Keil, +‎ -ite.

Noun[edit]

keilite

  1. (mineralogy) An isometric-hexoctahedral gray mineral containing calcium, chromium, iron, magnesium, manganese, sulfur, and zinc.

References[edit]

  • David Barthelmy (1997–2022), “Keilite”, in Webmineral Mineralogy Database.
  • keilite”, in Mindat.org[1], Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, 2000–2022.