kimberlite

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Kimberley +‎ -ite, from the name of the South African town of Kimberley where the mineral was first found.

Noun[edit]

kimberlite (plural kimberlites)

  1. (geology) A variety of peridotite containing a high proportion of carbon dioxide; often contains diamonds.

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External links[edit]

  • kimberlite mindat.org - Glossary[1], Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, accessed 29 August 2016

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Kimberley +‎ -lite

Noun[edit]

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kimberlite f (plural kimberliti)

  1. kimberlite