troilite

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Noun[edit]

troilite (plural troilites)

  1. (mineralogy) A non-magnetic variety of the ferrous sulfide mineral pyrrhotite that occurs in most meteorites

Further reading[edit]

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